External Hard Drive

  pprbh 11:01 30 May 2006
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Hi folks, is it possible to 'password' protect an external hard drive? At the moment, it plugs in via usb and you can access the drive as normal, but what I want is something similar to when Win XP starts up and prompts you for a password. I've tried right clicking the drive but there's nothing about passwords anywhere.

Thanks

  wee eddie 11:26 30 May 2006

We may be able to help, but many current models have this facility built in.

so:- Try the Manual and then the Manufacturers Web Site

  pprbh 11:36 30 May 2006

The casing is generic but the HD is Hitachi Deskstar 164GB. Will check the website hitachigst.com
Cheers

  Belatucadrus 11:39 30 May 2006

click here Truecrypt

click here Cryptainer LE

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