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Protect USB

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by ranger1, Sep 30, 2014.

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  1. ranger1

    ranger1 Thread Starter

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    Hi
    I have this USB that I use on all computers at work. This has all the applications, utilities, anti-viruses etc that I need. I run a workgroup of 30 PCs. Every now and then a colleague comes with their or a friends laptop asking me to remove viruses/ install programs etc.

    Now when i plug in the USB, it immediately gets infected. Before it was that hide file and folders in that unnamed folder. But now it is that cc**f** virus that goes onto corrupt files.

    Question :Is it possible for my USB to be protected from being written to until i want to? Just remain read-only so I can use it for installation on any type of computer.

    Nothing complex. Simple stuff will do.

    Thank you
     
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