How to disable enable laptop USB Ports

How to disable enable laptop usb ports

How to disable enable laptop usb ports

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.

To use this trick to disable USB ports, follow the steps given below:-

 

Click on Start.
Click on Run. If you cannot find RUN, type it in the search box.
Type “regedit” without quotes. This will launch the Registry Editor.
Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\usbstor.
In the work area, double click on Start.
In the Value Data box, enter 4.
Click on OK.
Close Registry Editor and refresh your desktop.
To re-enable access to your USB ports, enter 3 in the Value Data box in Step 6.

By this trick anybody can disable or enable the USB port of windows based personal computer. So that nobody can take out or add the data without your permission. And cam not spread the viruses by the use of USB drive (Pen drive).

To disable or enable the USB port, Please follow the below steps

1. Click on start button
2. Click on RUN. If you can not find the RUN the type it in the search box.
3. Type “regedit” without quotes. This will open 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.
9. To re-enable access to your USB ports, enter 3 in the Value Data box in Step 6.

Try it to make your PC invulnerable from data theft and malware which spread out through USB ports. This works on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 7 and Windows XP.

Note: This trick also disables access to your USB connected peripheral devices. So, do not use it if you have USB connected keyboard and mouse.

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