How To: Password protect a USB thumb drive

Password protect a USB thumb drive

Have important files that you want to put on a USB drive but do not want anyone else to be able to access them? Put a password on it using free resource.

First, download the free software provided on the website. The USB drive that you want to secure should be plugged into your computer. Then , open the software that you downloaded.

Once the software opens set your language preference, read and agree to the terms of service, and then click the usb drive that you want to secure. Click finish to launch USBSecure.

This will open up USBsecure, it will then ask you if you want to secure this USB drive. Select yes. From here select your password and confirm your password, click ok. You should get a message telling you that the device is secure.

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