USB  drives are small, portable, and can be read on any device with a USB port.
These features make them perfect.
but they are also easily lost.

So, This sensitive files carried on a USB stick should always be protected.

The best option is to preserve that drive with a protection like a password just your E-mail account and to keep the data safe in it.
So we are here with How To Protect USB With Password. also, you will be able to encrypt your drive and protect your data from being hijacked by any unauthorized person.
Just follow up the post below.

#1 Protect Your USB Drive Using Bitlocker

Step_1 : Go to the drive into your computer and right click on it and select Turn On Bitlocker

 

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step_2 : Tick The Box Use password to protect the drive and put your secure password and Click Next.

 

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step_3 :  select where you want to save your password ( back up their if you lose it) and click Next.

 

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Step_4 : Now encryption process will start and Your Drive will be secure withe your Password.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

it’s Done.

 

 

 

#2 Protect Your USB Drive Using DiskCryptor

DiskCryptor is an open encryption solution that offers encryption of all disk partitions, including the system partition. The fact of openess goes in sharp contrast with the current situation, where most of the software with comparable functionality is completely proprietary, which makes it unacceptable to use for protection of confidential data.
is only aviable for windows

 

step_1 : Download DiskCryptor from here

 

download diskcryptor

 

step_2 :  open DiskCryptor after installing and then select on the USB drive and from the interface, you need to click on “Encrypt”.

 

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step_3 :  click Next in the encryption setting popup.

 

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step_4 : On the next windows, you need to enter and confirm the password. Make sure! You put a strong password there and then click on OK to start the encryption.

 

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it’s Done.

 

After the encryption process completes, click on the USB drive and then click on “Mount”.

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That’s it! Now every user needs to enter the password in order to view content inside the USB Drive.

 

now you know exactly How to protect your USB drive I will stop in these tow methods because all the other software is similar to these and the same function.

Similar Softwares:

#1 USB Safeguard

#2 StorageCrypt

#3 USB Flash Security

#4 Rohos Disk Encryption