Working with Microsoft FrontPage
is very easy and is remarkably similar to working with Macromedia
Dreamweaver. Follow the steps below and you will be able
to password protect a page designed with FrontPage.
Use FrontPage to create the HTML pages, including those
You will need to know the path where the site has been
saved locally on your computer, then you can use HTML Password
Lock to password protect the HTML file(s).
HTML Password Lock.
Step 1, click on the "Add file" button, browse
to the folder where the site has been saved locally on
your computer, select the HTML file(s) you want to protect,
adding each one to the file list.
Step 2, define username and password. If this is the first
time you use the software, you can click on the "Next"
button to skip Steps 3 and 4, keeping the default options.
Last Step, click on the "Lock" button. The locked
file(s) will be listed on the file list.
the file on the file list, double-click it or click on
the "Test" button to open it with your web browser
and test the password protection. If you open the file
with Internet Explorer, click on the yellow alert bar
on top of the web page, select "Allow Blocked Content"
in the popup window, then click on the "Yes"
For a detailed description of this step, please refer to Quick
Now that the HTML file(s) have been locked, you can upload
them to your web server.
After an HTML file is protected, you cannot directly edit
the protected content.
To edit the content of a locked file, first you must restore
it to its unlocked state. After you edit it, lock the file
again. For how to restore the locked file, please refer
to How to edit the
content of a locked file?