So, you are afraid that someone can take your data out? even though you are secure online anyone can steal your data from your computer by just using a flash drive or any thing with an USB. So, i have got something for you all.
With this trick, you can disable access to your USB(Universal Serial Bus) ports on your Windows based PC to prevent people from taking out data without permission or spreading viruses through the use of USB (pen and flash) drives.
For using this simple trick just follow these easy steps :-
1. Click on Start.
2. Click on Run. If you cannot find RUN, type it in the search box.
3.Type “regedit” without quotes. This will launch the Registry Editor.
4.Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\usbstor.
5.In the work area, double click on Start.
6.In the Value Data box, enter 4.
7.Click on OK.
8.Close Registry Editor and refresh your desktop.
HOW TO STOP?
To re-enable access to your USB ports, enter 3 in the Value Data box in Step 6.