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USB Write Protect

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Free Freeware
Naresh Manandhar
Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
Apr 7, 2014
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USB Write Protect Review

Fernando Ortega
Applies write protection to files on portable devices
A review of USB Write Protect by Fernando Ortega

Though small, USB Write Protect is a useful utility which helps protect data written to connected USB devices which prevents data on USB drives from being modified or deleted.

Using the program helps prevent accidental deletion of modification of files on your thumb drive (or other connected devices). It works by activating OS-based features, much like the Windows Explorer properties window.

Activating USB Write Protect is easy and protection is activated seconds after plugging in a device to a USB 2 or USB 3.0 mass storage device. Devices should be unplugged before running USB Write Protect as it is only activated when a device is recognized.

USB Write Protect provides a very basic function which is useful in certain situations and not to be written off, especially since its a niche freeware application designed for one function.

USB Write Protect features and highlights:
  • Protects valuable file(s) containing in your USB storage devices from accidentally modified or deleted
  • Maintains the privacy by preventing unauthorized user from connecting USB storage devices to your computer and copying your valuable files
  • USB storage devices are the one of the major sources of virus and other malicious programs
  • Protects your computer from viruses and other malicious programs by disabling USB Device's auto-run function and preventing them from automatically running and transferring to your computer
  • Protect your protection settings by password and prevent unauthorized users from changing your protection settings

USB Write Protect is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from file and folder protection software without restrictions. USB Write Protect 2.0.0 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).

This protection software is filed under:
  • USB Write Protect Download
  • Freeware File and Folder Protection Software
  • Major release: USB Write Protect 2

Compatibility with this protection software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from Naresh Manandhar.

USB Write Protect has been picked by our editors as very good.
USB Write Protect has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested USB Write Protect 2.0.0 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans. [Read more]

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