External Hard Drive

By merfman
Jul 9, 2008
  1. External Hard Drive Help??

    I just recently bought an external hard drive and i was wondering if it is possible to put a security password on it.

    It has all my personal files (ie. bank statements, tax logs ect.) on it and i dont want anyone to be able to access it when i am not home (ex. my sons or his friends)

    Any help would be great.

    p.s. this is the one i bought if thats any help
  2. tipstir

    tipstir TS Ambassador Posts: 2,474   +126

    File Lock Encryption for the entire drive.. With password
    I found this one is opensource (meaning it's for free)


    Seems very popular.. So you can encrypt that drive to protect it!
    More here: http://www.truecrypt.org/
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