Besides having many important advantages it also has some disadvantages i.e., any one can view,copy,modify or delete your Data without your permission.
But don't worry,Today we came up with a new trick to your USB Flash Drive.
Though you can do it manually.
Read Here : How to Manually Password Protect USB Drive
But if you want to make it simple to Lock and your USB Drive then read this trick.
So What Do you Need to Password Protect your USB? :-
1.A computer running WindowsXP or Win7 or Win8.
2.USB Security software.
How to Password Protect USB Flash Drive :-
1.Download USB Security.
2.Open the Downloaded software and when you see the window,just click "Accept".
3.Now will open showing the available Removable Drives in your Computer.Select the Removable Drive that you want to Password Protect and Click "Install".
4.Now Set a strong Password for your USB Drive and click "Protect".
That's it freinds you had successfully Protected your USB with a Password.A window will appear stating that your USB Drive is Protected Successfully.
How to Unlock the Password Protected USB Drive? :-When you Password Protect your USB Drive with USB Security,it copies a file named "usbsecurity.exe" to your USB Drive.
1.Open "usbsecurity.exe" file from your USB drive and type your password.
2.Then click "Open in virtual drive" and its gets unlocked for one time use.(by creating a virtual disk)
If you choose to click "Unprotect this Drive" then it will be unlocked permanently and you have lock it again.