external drive security

  jamesd1981 19:29 17 Jul 2009

i have just bought a 500gb seagate external drive does anyone know of software that i could use to password this drive to make it secure.thanks.

  rawprawn 19:38 17 Jul 2009

Hide folders 2009, not free but excellent I have been using this since it was made for XP years ago.
click here

  rawprawn 19:48 17 Jul 2009

Or click here from the same company although I haven't tried it.

  jamesd1981 20:05 17 Jul 2009

thanks rawprawn il give it a try.

  Terry Brown 20:09 17 Jul 2009

The most secure way for make an external drive secure, is when you are not using it- turn it off.

When you away from the computer, lock it up in a secure area.

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