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Question

Lenovo USB - Port locker

 

What is it for and how to use it.

Answer

USB - Port locker is perloaded on Lenovo B570, B470, V570, V470 and V370.

 

USB - Port locker "locks" the USB port from any external USB drive at all times until you enter the password which you have set. This is to prevent unauthorize copy of data when the laptop is left unmanned.

 

Do view the Flash damo from egistec website for a better understanding.

 

Flash Demo from egistec website for Lenovo

 

If you have done a clean installation on the laptop, you may download the installer here.

 

Follow steps provided below on how to enable Port Locker.

 

  1. Click Start
  2. Search for "Port Locker"
  3. Open the application
  4. Introduction page
    Port 1.JPG

  5. Click Next
  6. You will be prompted to enter your "Windows login" password.
  7. Click Next then its done.

 

Plug-in any USB drives and you will get a prompt to enter the password.

 

Port 2.JPG

 

Enter the password and press enter key and you will be able to access the USB drive.

 

 

 

 Note that if you want to disable USB - Port Locker, you would need to uninstall the software, read those steps provided here

 

 

 

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Puppy

Would be possible to provide it for other laptop models ?

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