USB Lock | Lock & Password Protect USB Drives and removable Hard Drives

USB Lock is the application to lock USB drives with all types of Portable drives including flash drives, hard drives, memory cards & external drives

Password Protect USB Drives

USB Lock allows you to password protect and secure USB drives, External drives, Memory cards, SD cards and all other types of external storage devices. It use the most advanced techniques of data leak prevention to safeguard your data, ensuring maximum security with minimal effort.

Lock External Storage Devices

With USB Lock, you do not have worry about your external storage devices getting lost or stolen. Now you can Lock and encrypt all the data stored on these devices, ensuring complete peace of mind. If somehow anyone gets hold of your drive, there is nothing to worry about as they will never be able to access any data stored on that device. Simplicity with efficiency!

Single Click Protection

Yes, you read it right, USB Lock protects all your USB and external storage devices with just a single click. All you need is one click to protect your drive along with all the data stored in it. It doesn’t require any installation or instructions to follow. Just plug in your portable device and copy the USB Lock program to it or simply download it directly on your USB Drive.

Easy to Use

Protecting your USB drives and external drives just became easier. You don’t need to be a tech savvy to safeguard your sensitive information against data theft and leakage. USB Lock is the easiest way to do it, without any hassle or technical knowledge. We work hard, so you don’t have to.

Cross Platform Protection

Not only USB Lock protects your USB drives and all other external storage devices on Windows platform, but also keeps them protected when you plug in these devices on any computer, running any operating system. Yes, your devices will remain locked and encrypted on Windows, Mac as well as Linux operating systems. A fool proof security that will never let you down, no matter where you go.

How to lock External drives with USB Lock?

Today is the age of portability and expediency. Everyone knows the importance of portable external as they can store a huge amount of data. Individuals carry these external drives along with all their important information as they are handy, economical and can store lots of data in it. Along with convenience, these external drives pose a risk of data theft if they are stolen, lost or miss placed. Protection of these storage devices are very much concerned and stipulated to keep away from any jeopardizes. Here at TechApplet, we realize how important and crucial it is to ensure the security of your portable external drives. With USB lock, you can Lock External Drives and keep your sensitive information secure from all kind of data theft. Here is how you can do this:
  1. Download USB Lock from http://www.techapplet.com/usblock
  2. Run the setup file and choose the external drive that you need to install it on. Note that if you have only one drive plugged in, it will automatically install USB Lock on that drive.
  3. Run the application and all you need to do is set and confirm your password. There is also an option to set a password hint, just in case you ever forget your password.
  4. Once the password is set, click the ‘Protect’ button to Lock External Drive and all the data you have stored on that drive.
  5. Whenever you need to access your protected data, simply run the USB Lock application, enter the password and click ‘Unprotect’ button. All your data will be unprotected and you can access it normally
  6. To protect your data again after you have done. Simply click the ‘Done’ button to close the mounted virtual drive and your data will be in protection mode again. Please note that it is necessary to click ‘Protect’ button again in order to lock your data.

General Questions

USB Lock is a standalone application that lets you password protect and secure your USB drives, external hard drives, SD cards and all other external storage devices with a single click. It is completely PC independent and doesn’t require administrative privileges to operate. It is highly reliable with fully compatible with all 32 and 64-bit Windows operating systems. Its fastest and simplest portable locking keeps your drives from all type of data theft, data leak, viruses and malwares.
After installation, simply double click the USB Lock.exe to launch the program from your removable device/drive. Set and confirm a password for the application, as well as a password hint. After you have set the password, click the ‘Protect’ button to Lock and password protect your drive along with all the data stored on that drive.
Accessing your data protected with USB Lock just require a single click. All you need to do is plug in your USB/External drive on a computer running any version of Windows operating system, run the USB Lock application, enter your password and click ‘Unprotect’ button. All your protected data will get unprotected instantly and will be visible on your drive. Please note that this data will not get protected automatically if you plug out your USB drive, and you have to protect it again, once you no longer need to access your files.
Yeah! You always need to run the USB Lock application to protect or unprotect your data on any computer. To password protect your data, simply launch the application from your USB drive and enter password to lock your data on this device.
Absolutely yes! You can easily protect any kind and size of your personal and sensitive data on any portable device with USB Lock. It uses patented locking and advance level protection system to powerfully protect USB drives, external hard drives, memory cards, flash drives, SD cards and any other external storage devices.
This is because when you protect your USB drive with USB Lock, the application hides the actual size of your drive so that nobody can find out the amount of data stored on that drive. This is a privacy feature, so that if anyone gets their hand on your drive, they will never be able to find what kind and size of data you have stored on this drive.
If you use remove your USB drive from the computer before protecting it again, your data will remain completely unprotected and accessible for everyone. You have to make sure that once you do not need to access your files anymore, click ‘Protect’ button again and Lock your USB drive before plugging it out.
There is nothing to worry about if you ever need to format your drive. Simply download USB Lock and install it again on your USB drive. If you are licensed user, you will be able to use the same license key to register the full version.
If your portable drive is protected with USB Lock, you don’t have to worry about your data. It will keep your data completely secure and protected from all kind of data theft and data breaches. No unauthorized person can access your protected data without knowing the correct password. No matter, how much data is stored on a portable drive or USB thumb drive, USB Lock continues your data protection and locking until and unless unprotected with a correct password.
Simply download the USB Lock from our website. Run the setup again and install the program on your USB drive or external storage device in which you have protected your data and then unprotect your data by entering correct password.
USB Lock is fully compatible with all Windows operating systems and works flawlessly on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP, along with their 32 and 64-bit variants. USB Lock also supports all file systems like FAT32 and NTFS.
Absolutely Yes! USB Lock will continue to protect your data no matter which operating system it is plugged it in. Your protected data will remain locked and protected in Mac and Linux operating systems.
No, USB Lock does not require administrative privileges to operate. USB Lock perfectly password protect your USB flash drives and doesn’t entail any system requirement.
Yes! If your USB drive is protected with USB Lock, it will remain protected even if someone boots your computer in safe mode. You can also protect and unprotect your data, the way you normally does. This is because USB Lock protection also works in Safe Mode so that snoopers cannot switch to Safe Mode for an easy hack.
Of course yes! Along with its one click password protection of your data from data theft and data leaks, USB Lock also prevent all type of viruses, Trojans and malwares from affecting your data in any way and there is no any way these types of programs can harm your protected data. Strong controls and adequate operations of USB Lock saves you from data leakage and saves your systems from any infections from computer viruses and other malicious software.

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You can change your USB Lock password any time you want. Simply Click ‘Settings’ icon on the title bar and you will see the option to change your password. Simply enter your old password and then set and confirm your new password. Passwords are case sensitive, make sure that you remember your new password.
You can change your USB Lock password any time you want. Simply Click ‘Settings’ icon on the title bar and you will see the option to change your password. Simply enter your old password and then set and confirm your new password. Passwords are case sensitive, make sure that you remember your new password.

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