This conversation is currently closed to new comments. To format your USB drive in question, of which you will lose all data. You used a password in order to safeguard whatever is contained inside the partition.
Hollywood makes secure flash storage look easy. If the bad guy steals a thumb drive, it either blows up or some secret counterintelligence agency marshals the nation's resources in a no-holds-barred data hunt--most likely with Bruce Willis or Tommy Lee Jones working the streets. If the good guy steals the drive, it goes to a special-needs, special-deeds sidekick in a basement somewhere who cracks the code in 5 minutes.
This conversation is currently closed to new comments. What does that mean? Regardless, if you can't access the security app, you won't see that partition.
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Product Family. Todo Backup Advanced Server. When your USB flash drive or pen drive is locked, it's officially said to be write protected, read only or encrypted.
USB flash drives are small, convenient storage drives. Place data such as pictures, photos and text on them quickly and efficiently and then carry it to another computer for copying to its hard drive. Because the security on the USB flash drive is rudimentary, a number of methods, from built-in software to optional programs, can remove the security so that the drive can be used.
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