Working with Microsoft Office
Publisher is very easy and is remarkably similar to working
with FrontPage. Follow the steps below and you will be able
to password protect the page designed with MS Publisher.
Use MS Publisher to create the web pages, including those
you need to protect.
After you have created a Web publication in Publisher, your
next step is to publish it to a folder on your own local computer.
- On the File menu, click Publish
to the Web.
- In the Save in list, in the Publish
to the Web dialog box, click the drive or folder
where you want to publish your website.
- Do one of the following:
- In the folder list, double-click the folder where
you want to publish your website.
- Click Create New Folder to create a
new folder, and then type a name for the new folder in
the Name box.
- In the File name box, type a file name
for your Home page.
- Click Save.
After you have published the web pages to your local computer,
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 you want to protect,
and add each 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.
the Last Step, click on the "Lock" button. The
locked file will be listed on the file list.
the file on the file list, double-click it or click on
the "Test" button, 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, click on the "Yes" button.
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 with your FTP client software.