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How to password protect a Zip file

Raza Mohd
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Joined: Jan 20, 2010
Posts: 247

Hi everybody..
I am creating a zip file and i need to make it password protected..
can anybody tell me the way how do i proceed ..

I am not having any idea..
Thanks in advance.

Good luck!!
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bart zagers
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Joined: Feb 05, 2003
Posts: 234
There is no standard way of doing this in java.
I have read about winzipaes , but I have not yet used it myself.
Joanne Neal

Joined: Aug 05, 2005
Posts: 3742
I'm pretty sure this has been discussed before and, as Bart says, the standard Java Zip classes don't support it.
You might want to do a search on the forum for these other discussions to see if any alternatives were suggested.

I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
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