How can I encrypt/password protect an external drive? Tags: Hard Drives External Drive External Hard Drive Storage Last response: October 3, 2013 4:53 AM in Storage Share razercultmember1 January 11, 2011 2:06:22 AM Luckily, given the influx of external hard drives including crapware, I have been graced with a 2 terabyte external HDD. How can I easily password protect it? More about : encrypt password protect external drive Hawkeye22 a c 386 G Storage January 11, 2011 11:25:19 AM There is all kinds of 3rd party software that will do this. Just google it. If you have Win 7 Ultimate or Enterprise, you can use the built in bit-locker. m 0 l tkrl26 January 11, 2011 1:15:37 PM Another great free program is Truecrypt www.truecrypt.org m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Richard123456 October 3, 2013 4:53:48 AM Recommend StorageCrypt, http://www.magic2003.net m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How to format a write protect WD external hard drive/disk solution How can i protect my external hard drives?.... Forum Solvedhow to protect external HDD against theft and Dban (Darik's boot and nuke)? solution Password Protect External Drive AND USB- No Truecrypt, etc... solution How to initialize my external hard drive it is write protected Forum How to remove media write protection in external hard drive Forum How to remove write protection from seagate external hard drive Forum How to remove write protection of a folder on an external disk drive Forum How to initialize my external hard drive it is write protected Forum How to remove write protection of a folder on an external disk drive Forum How to remove write protection on an external disk drive Forum external storage drive: can partitions protect your data? Forum Write/Disk Protect on external hard drive Forum How to write protect a hard drive? solution External HDD _ how to protect the Data inside ?[HDD not shielded] Forum how to remove pen drive write protect solution Password protect your own external hard drive Forum How to virus protect a Network Share Drive solution How do I remove write protect from my USB flash drive? solution SolvedHow can I connect wirelessly to an external hard drive(NAS) without the internet just using laptops network adapter? solution More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !