Up till now, passwords have been used as a major security measure to protect our computers, email account, devices from prying eyes. That said, with the advancement in technology other means of security like pattern based passwords has been introduced.
If you are a fan of Android’s pattern lock and looking for something similar to use on your Windows computer system than you need to try the pattern based locking technique provided by a tool named Eusing Maze Lock.
Eusing Maze Lock is a powerful application for Windows which use a pattern based technique to secure your device. After Installation, the first thing you need to do is to set your own unlock pattern by connecting the nine dots together (There is a default unlock pattern has been pre-set) and when you try to unlock your computer, you need to draw the exact same as you set up,
Eusing Maze Lock allows you to specify 3 x 3, 4 x 4, or 5 x 5 (25 points) grid for the lock pattern. All you need to do is, click the Reset Pattern button and join the circular nodes in a custom pattern of your choice.
You will find an Eusing Maze Lock icon in the system tray that will allow you to lock your computer instantly or using a custom hotkey. Just like the automatic screen timeout feature found in mobile devices, you can also set up an automatically trigger to lock the screen after a specific interval of time. This proves handy in situations when you’re not around your Computer or have forgotten to manually lock it.
Key Features of Eusing Maze are:
- Use Pattern based technique to lock your computer
- It Support multiple monitors
- Use the dynamic password technology to prevent key loggers
- Internet access can be disconnected even when PC is locked
- You can Backup your own pattern feature
All in all, Eusing Maze Lock is a pretty useful tool (especially with a free price tag) to add an extra layer of security on your computer. Eusing Maze Lock supports Windows XP, Vista, 7 and Windows 8.
Note: Please make sure to remember the default unlock pattern when you start the application.