How to Lock Files on a Flash Drive?
USB flash drives are great way to store different files and carry them from one place to another easily. It also helps us to share data between different computers. Like an ordinary data, when we need to transfer any important or confidential information, USB flash drives are occasionally used. If different user uses that USB drive, anyone can access those files easily. In that case, you need a flash drive file encryption utility that can lock files on USB flash drive easily and secure them from any unauthorized access. To protect any types of file on a flash drive, Remo MORE software is an efficient and renowned application.
Most of the users, protect their confidential information from strangers by hiding them manually. Through this process, you can hide files on USB drive but not secure them completely. However, they are not shown to the user, but it is very simple to unhide that information in the same way that you made them hidden. Some ill-mannered persons are very curious about to see hidden files if any on the drive. Therefore, it is not a proper way to keep confidential information on USB drive secured. The simplest way is to lock files on USB flash drive using this Remo MORE software which guarantees total security of data.
However, one can use USB protector to protect USB drive files, but it can be used to lock the complete drive. After applying such software, one cannot access any information from that flash drive. If you need to protect only some private information on the drive, this tool will be most appropriate. Using this software, you can lock files on USB flash drive individually, not the complete drive. It can protect specific files including image, documents, video etc with password. You can also protect saved data on USB drive by removing them immediately after use, limiting the number of user who can access the drive through NTFS security tab. To abolish possibility of illegal access to the information on USB drive, employ Remo MORE software confidently.
This application can be used on different types of USB flash drive to lock required files with ease. You can employ this utility to protect data on memory stick, pen drive, memory card or any other external drive. One can use this software to lock files on SanDisk, Transcend, HP, Kingston, Toshiba, Adata or any other brands of pen drive. One of the important features of this application is ability to hide the password protected file from user’s view. Besides that, it requires a master password to use this application for confirmation of proper user. One can use this application to lock files on USB flash drive on Windows or Mac computers of any well-known versions. It is recommended by most of industry experts because it is easy to use and requires least time to lock and unlock any file.
Steps to Lock Files on USB Flash Drive:
Step 1: Download & install the file locker tool on your computer and run it. Next, select "Manage" option from the launching window and then click on "File Manager" from the next figure as shown below.
Figure 1: Click on File Manager
Step 2: From this window, select "File/Folder Locker" option to lock files on the USB drive with password.
Figure 2: Select File/Folder Locker Option
Step 3: Here, you have to add files that you want to lock with password and then click on "Lock" button as shown in figure below.
Figure 3: Add & Lock Files