Chris PC-Lock is a useful Windows application with keyboard locking functions.
Now you can enjoy your spare time without any worry that somebody unauthorized will access your computer.
More than that, you can ensure that your work remains unaltered and meanwhile benefit of your children joy when playing around your laptop or desktop PC.
It's really a pitty to be concerned about what might happen with your reports or financial sheets when your children or your favourite pet would hit by mistake the keyboard.
Now you can stay relax. Chris PC-Lock is doing this job for you.
Now by a simple shortcut you can block fast the access to your computer and secure your work. To resume your work simply unlock it using your secret password.
"This security application effectively locks your computer. Chris PC-Lock's interface is dull, though easy to configure. You can set hot keys to instantly lock your PC, open the program settings, and go into stealth mode. We're able to select some aesthetic pleasantries, such as background colors and images on our hard drive to appear as a slide show while in lock mode. For the absentminded yet privacy-conscious user, Chris PC-Lock can automatically lock your monitor after so many user-specified minutes of idle time [...] this 14-day trial is a great choice for securing your machine."
CNET Editor's Review
Who can use it ?
Anyone who uses a PC. Chris PC-Lock can be a handy utility for anyone who wants to protect his/her computer from unauthorized access.
Defining unauthorized access...
Hmm, here we can include anybody who wants to spy on you or loves you very much.
In the spy category it might enter people you don't know, friends, colleagues, parents, your wife/houseband or even teachers:. In the other category your children are sure the best example. By the way… do you have problems with your cat or dog? It means you work too hard on your PC and it's time to let Chris PC - Lock your PC and go for a walk or play with your pet.
Chris PC-Lock has a lot of nice features like:
- Locks the keyboard of your laptop or desktop PC and prompts a dialog box for password. Entering the correct password will unlock the computer.
- A powerful and useful feature for any user is the automatic computer locking after an idle period, that can be set in minutes.
- Easy setting/change of your unlock password from the configuration screen.
- In the lock mode, it fully disables access to the task manager of Windows 9X/ME/200X/XP operating system, therefore any unauthorized keyboard access to your system will fail.
- Any attempt to press shortcuts like ALT+F4, CTRL+ALT+DEL or ALT+TAB will fail, prompting the input password dialog box to unlock.
- WinKey is also disabled when the lock mode is on.
- The lock screen can be set to any custom wallpaper or slideshow, by a simply setting the picture path or the pictures' folder.
- The new version comes in with a new set of original and beautiful photos that can be used as wallpapers for you desktop.
- A more advanced feature lets you set the transparency of the lock screen wallpaper, giving you a close feeling of the current Windows desktop status.
- Entering in lock mode can be fast by pressing your custom defined shortcut.
- Chris PC-Lock has an icon in the tray bar, which gives a fast mouse access to the lock mode and lock settings.
- In the lock mode the mouse and cursor are hidden after a certain idle time.
- Stealth-mode to protect you more: Tray icon is invisible and configuration settings and lock mode can be accessed only by using your secret custom defined shortcuts.
- Multilanguage support, the following languages are available : English, German, Dutch, Romanian.
- Choice to select among your multiple installed Windows keyboards in the input password dialog box.
Is it a Shareware ? Does it have a trial period ?
Yes, Chris PC-Lock is shareware software, meaning that you can use it for free for a limited time period of 21 days. After this free trial period you will
need to register your copy and benefit of the advantages of a Chris PC's registered user.
How can I get my own registered copy of Chris PC-Lock ?
You can log on Internet at https://www.chris-pc.com/purchase.html and follow the instructions for purchasing a Chris PC-Lock licence.
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