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Select your desired shortcut/folder option. A new folder should be created with the desired name, a short folder name and a .zip file in the same name.
Method 2. Use Windows 8.1; Press Windows Key + X, type cmd and hit Enter. The command prompt box will open and navigate to the folder or zip file in which you want to encrypt and then press Enter to open it. Type the following command one time without the quotes to execute it: futile encryption list --type Effie /path/to/folder or, to encrypt only the contents of the folder and not the zip file: futile encryption list --type Effie /path/to/folder/ The above command encrypts the contents of your folder or zip file but keep the contents of the folder itself unencrypted. Note: The above commands are Windows specific. You can execute the above commands using PowerShell in Windows, and similar in macOS and Unix such as Linux!
How to create password-protected zip file with command line
If you want to encrypt a zip file with a command line script then you need to use crypts and make sure it is installed on your system.
Method 1. Run the zip command with the -e flag like this: zip --e -t .
Method 2. Run the zip command without the -e flag as described here.
How to encrypt a zip file with command line using crypts
There are many free and open source tools available that you can use to encrypt zip files with crypts on Windows.
Method 1: Windows GUI. One of the easiest, free and open source tools is crypts.
Method 2. Command line. The second method of encrypted zip file creation is with the command line. As mentioned before, you need this crypts command to be available on your PATH. To access it in Linux or Mac you will need to have the crypts installed. Download the current version from the following website :
Unzip this file, and you will find a file called “ecryptfs-installer.sh” which you need to execute. After its execution enter the password for using crypts.