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#1 AirMax

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Posted 26 February 2004 - 04:49 PM

Can you put a password on the file manager because i can't figure out how.

What's would be the point of a password function if you could not lock the file manager. Especially since you could launch the file manager and open up the xml. Or even easier just launch frome there?

#2 Lugnut

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Posted 26 February 2004 - 07:51 PM

in your config file, change this line to look like this



<Item Action="FileManager" password="zyx">File Manager</Item>


of course edit the zyx to whatever password you want

#3 unleashx

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Posted 26 February 2004 - 07:51 PM

Read config.xml, along with the docs that came with it. Most items in config.xml have the Password attribute with empty values.
<Item Action="FileManager" Password="MyPassword">File Explorer</Item>

That's the only way to launch file manager. There's no shortcut/key combo because of the password. I figured that's more than enough, if people want to really keep someone off of his xbox, it's a lot easier to hide the xbox, or even just the controllers.


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oops, Lugnut is quicker, I think I need to stop answering simple questions like this since most of you can answer a lot of things already smile.gif
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Edited by unleashx, 26 February 2004 - 07:53 PM.


#4 Lugnut

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Posted 26 February 2004 - 08:05 PM

Ahh just keep up that good work, i went through 2 other dashboards before i got to yours and by far i like yours the best.

Thanks.

#5 tweaqr

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Posted 27 February 2004 - 02:00 AM

just the little peace of cable that plugs into the xbox seams to do the trick

passwords is just so kids don't mess it up not realy a security feature




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