Protect USB Flash Drive with Strong Password to Safely Carry Data

USB_lock There were times when we used to carry data on floppy disks and then came CDs and now we are mostly carry data on Flash Drives. USB flash drives are easy to use and re-usable data carrier and if you moving with some important files and folders and don’t want to leave it openly then protect the full USB drive with a strong password.

To protect the USB drive itself, go ahead and download a free tool named as Cryptainer LE. Below is the link to download the Cryptainer LE program.

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Download Cryptainer LE

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Once the download completes, Install the tool on your computer and then enter a password (minimum 8 and maximum 100 length). Now install Cryptainer Mobile from the “Tools” menu at the top of the screen and install Cryptainer Mobile from there. Now close the LE version and then select the USB drive on your computer. Now you can set the password to the USB drive and enter the same password at the time of re-use. This way you can safely carry your important data in USB flash drives. There are some flash drives which comes with embedded software to protect by a password but if your flash drive is not having any default software then go ahead and use this free tool to protect your own USB drive.

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Sanjeev Mishra is a professional blogger and an Internet Marketing Consultant based in India. He has built the Internet Techies to provide you updates in technology and web application area.
  • http://techvilla.org Pavan Somu

    wow its very useful tool.. thanks

  • http://techfreakstuff.com Tech-Freak Stuff

    This is indeed a very useful tool! I carry my valuable presentations in USB drives, this will help them make secure. Thanks

  • http://www.snaphow.com Debajyoti Das

    Nice tool … I used a Similar One first ..but the Problem is these S/W don’t SECURE the USB Drive from being Formatted.

    One Can Easily Format the Drive and remove that very important data.

  • http://www.clickonf5.org Sanjeev Mishra

    @Debu Thanks a lot for your precious words. I see a good coverage of such software on your blog. Thanks for your input.

  • http://www.teentechguru.com/ Dinesh

    Nice tool, security os your data is important. Thanks for sharing.

  • http://sensiguard.com sensiguard

    Thanks fo sharing with us .very informative and interesting …keep posting :D

  • http://www.clickonf5.org Sanjeev Mishra

    @sensiguard Thanks a lot for the compliments.