Dongle – efficient technology for reliable data protection
A dongle is a small piece of hardware that attaches to computer or another device enabling additional functions such as file/folder password protection copy protection, audio, video, games, data, or other services that are only available when it is attached.
Nowadays information security is the most urgent issue among business corporations and individual users. If you are interested in data protection from leakage and unwanted access you should know how to create a USB dongle from any USB drive.
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ABTO Software`s superb tools SoftProtect and USBSoftProtect can be utilized as software for USB dongle creation. Dongle allows you to keep all your media files and documents secured keeping your own algorithms or even parts of the application code. It is used for software protection and prevention of data copying, illegal use or unauthorized distribution. Without the dongle, the software may run only in a restricted mode, or not at all.
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How to make a USB dongle
To lock file or folder with our utilities run the program in the USBSoftProtect.exe / SoftProtect.exe application or select the file you want to encrypt with click right mouse button and choose “Open with USBSoftProtect/SoftProtect”. Then choose the location of source file (Output directory). When you have chosen the file you want to encrypt (Open) select “USB” in “Encryption parameters”
You may also use the additional feature of SoftProtect – Use restriction (It is active only in registered version) where is possible to limit file usage time and some other parameters.