Password Protect USB is a software solution designed to protect an unlimited number of folders on a local computer using passwords. To protect your information, you don't need to move it to another location on your hard drive, just assign a password to any folder containing sensitive data. For the first use, you need to run the program from the installation directory. After that, you just need to right-click on any folder in Windows Explorer to protect it with Password Protect USB. You can protect the data on your hard drive, external USB drives and any other removable media. You can install the program directly on an external drive to be able to protect or unlock folders on any other computer.
To unlock a folder, you do not need to run the program itself. Double-click on this folder in Explorer and enter your password. The program was developed with a view to maximizing safety, reliability and compatibility. If you try to block a folder with Windows installed, Password Protect USB will give you an error describing why you shouldn't do this. The program is very simple and has a friendly interface.