Encrypt Access 2010 Database With Password

Access 2010 offers an easy way to encrypt database with passwords, you can while saving a database choose to set it to exclusive for protecting with password. To encrypt database, Open the database exclusively, i.e from Access 2010, press Ctrl+O to bring up Open dialog, from Open options, click Open Exclusive.

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Now click File on ribbon, to bring up Info Backstage view, from main window, click Encrypt Database.

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Now enter password phrase to encrypt the database.

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