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How to Make USB Flash Drive/Pen Drive Password Protected

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Things you need for the completion of USB password Protection

Flash Drive (Pen Drive)

Windows 10 Operating System

Follow these steps and you will end up protecting your USB drive.

Attach your USB Drive.

Right Click On Selected USB Drive.

Select "Turn BitLocker on".

Check "Use a password to unlock this drive".

Enter your Password than Click "Next".

Now Choose where you want to save recovery key (recommended: "Save to a File").

Select Path than Click on "Next".

Select "Encrypt entire Drive (slower but best for PCs and drives already in use)".

Select "Compatible mode (best for drives that can be moved from this device)".

Click on "Start encrypting".

NOTE: it will take some time according to your Flash Drive space and data.

Source: How to Make USB Flash Drive/Pen Drive Password Protected

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