How to Password Protect Zip Files in Mac OS X

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Run Terminal from the Applications > Utilities folder Type the following command and press [ENTER]: Enter and verify the password when prompted and save this information somewhere secure (1Password secure notes work well). Unless your password entries don’t match the process will run and report files added until complete. The archive “output.zip”, is now compressed and encrypted with the password entered. The …