I’ve always been fascinated by the movies where a geek inserts the Pendrive into PC to log in, something like NSA mainframe style. This can also be a method to keep your confidential information confidential when you’re away from the keyboard. So learn how to Lock And Unlock Computer With Pendrive here in.
If you prevent access to your computer with just a password, you are missing out on an alternate and more secure way to lock down your computer.
Steps To Lock And Unlock Computer With Pendrive:
STEP 1: Insert your Pendrive into your system and wait for it to be recognized.
STEP 2: Go to Start >> Control Panel >> Administrative Tools >> Computer Management >> Disk Management Or directly type diskmgmt.msc in Run.
STEP 3: Then Right-click the partition whose name you want to change (click in the white area just below the word “Volume”) and Select “Change Drive Letter and Paths…”
STEP 4: Start >> Run >> syskey.
Click on “OK”
Syskey launched: Click “Update”
Choose “Store Startup Key on Floppy Disk” and Click “OK”
You’ll be prompted to enter your diskette. Make sure your Pendrive is inserted and writable. Restart and have fun. Don’t lose yours Pendrive. And, to revert this, you can run syskey again and choose to store it locally instead of “On a floppy disk”.
Enjoy the trick and Stay Secure. Hope you like this article. So, don’t forget to share it with your friends and also feel free to drop a comment below if you still face any kind of problem.