Posted in:

Download a software tool that zips files and adds a password. Follow that software's instructions for adding a password to the zipped file.

Example using software called 7zip:

  1. Download 7zip:
  2. After installing, open a window displaying the files to zip.
  3. Select the files and right click on them.
  4. Select 7Zip then Add to "files.7z".
  5. This will bring up a dialog box called Add to Archive.
  6. In the Archive text box, enter a name for your zipped file.
  7. Enter a password under the Encryption section as shown below.
  8. Enter the password again in the Reenter Password text box.
  9. Click OK.