Utility used to password protect the operating system load and hard disks (partitions). Access is restricted at the low level. The utility works directly with the hard disk, even before loading the operating system and third party software.
Version: 5.3.2A utility providing comprehensive professional protection of the operating system load and hard disk contents against unauthorized access by setting a unique password.
License: Free To Try $49.00
Operating System: Windows
Restricting access to a specific disk, partition, and removable drive (USB drive, flash drive, memory card, etc.) hides it from the system device list.
Not only is the password used to access the contents of a disk, but it is also required to identify it.
The utility also allows you to set a unique password to protect any operating system load from any disk. Your passwords are securely encrypted and stored in the read-protected segments of the disk.
Because the Disk Password Protection3.
- 2 system provides data access restriction at the low, hardware level, the protection mechanisms start working with the disk directly even before the operating system and any third party software are launched. This protection logic and the innovative technology of accessing disk partitions provide stronger protection and help avoid the potential interference of unauthorized software in the protection algorithms of the utility.
Disk Password Protection3.
- 2 is perfectly optimized to work with Windows 8 or higher and can be used to control load protection in BIOS and with UEFI. In addition to MBR disks support, the utility has the feature of protection of the disk and partition load on GPT devices. Support for both basic and dynamic disks is also included.
Another important advantage is that uninstalling the utility will not automatically remove the protection. Even after the OS is deleted, all of the protected partitions and disks will remain protected until you disable the password protection, and that is impossible to do in any other way other than with the Disk Password Protection3.
- 2 utility tools and respective passwords.
Version 5.4.3: Fixed a bug that prevented the program from starting on systems with disabled themes.
Version 5.4.2: Fixed a bug that prevented the program from starting (it froze) on systems with disabled themes. Windows 10 support has been improved.
Version 5.4.1: Improved the algorithm of the hidden mode of boot protection of the OS based on UEFI platforms. Fixed the support of 32-bit UEFI platforms. Lots of improvements and fixes related to the protection of OS boot up on UEFI platforms. When protection is enabled, the program will warn the user if the password contains non-Latin characters. Such characters cannot be entered before the booting of the operating system. Fixed the license check procedure after password change.
Version 5.3.2: Added the compatibility of OS boot-up protection with system disks encrypted using McAffee Drive Encryption. The distribution package now contains a 64-bit version of the program intended for 64-bit systems. Fixed the processing of damaged boot modules when boot protection was disabled. The first disk could be duplicated in the disk list under certain conditions.
Version 5.2.3: Added virtual keyboard for protecting passwords against keyloggers. Added German and Italian interface languages. Fixed verification of license key when enabling protection.
Version 5.1.11: Added possibility of hidden protection of operating system boot. The mode switches off password welcome screen. Trial period is now limited to 30 days. It's now possible to specify or modify license key when installing or updating the app. Warning window notifying about expiring support and free updates. Improved updating the app when another instance is already running. Disk Password Protection interface looks correctly now under different DPI settings. Fixed quitting the app before it's been uninstalled. Fixed quitting the app when it updates itself on Windows XP.
Version 184.108.40.206: Windows 8 support improved.
Version 4.8.930.0: Detected bugs have been fixed.