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DataTraveler ® Locker+

This document is designed to help users with the DataTraveler® Locker+ security application. For additional support, please visit ouron-linetechnical support site atwww.kingston.com/support.

The DataTraveler Locker+ is USB 2.0 High Speed compliant.

It is comprised of a 100% Secure Partition backed by a Complex Password.

For additional security, the DataTraveler Locker+ incorporates a Hardware Based Encryption.

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TABLE OFCONTENTS

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Requirements ........................................................................................................................

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1.1

System ...........................................................................................................................

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1.2

Recommendations .........................................................................................................

3

2

Getting Started (Windows)...................................................................................................

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2.1

Initial Setup ....................................................................................................................

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3

Using DTLocker+ (Windows) ............................................................................................

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3.1

Login to DTLocker+........................................................................................................

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3.2

Browsing the DTLocker+................................................................................................

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3.3

Exploring the DTLocker+ Features ................................................................................

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3.4

Secure Storage ............................................................................................................

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4

Getting Started (Mac)..........................................................................................................

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4.1

Initial Setup ..................................................................................................................

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5

Using DTLocker+ (Mac)...................................................................................................

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5.1

Login to DTLocker+......................................................................................................

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5.2

Browsing the DTLocker+..............................................................................................

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5.3

Exploring the DTLocker+ Features ..............................................................................

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5.4

Safely Eject DTLocker+ ...............................................................................................

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Secure Storage .....................................................................................................................

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FAQs ....................................................................................................................................

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1 REQUIREMENTS

1.1System

Windows

Pentium III Processor

16MB free disk space

USB 2.0

Operating Systems

o Windows® 2000, SP4

o Windows® XP (Home and Professional), SP1, SP2 and SP3

o Windows® Vista, SP1 and SP2

oWindows® 7

Two available drive letters between physical drives and network shares.

Mac

16MB free disk space

USB 2.0

Operating Systems

oMac OS X 10.4.x - 10.6

1.2Recommendations

Mac - Avoid the use of keyboard USB ports and HUBs.

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This area provides additional tips, warnings, notes, etc. where needed. Throughout this document you may see the following symbols.

These symbols are an indication that additional information is available in this area.

2 GETTINGSTARTED(WINDOWS)

2.1Initial Setup

1.Insert the DataTraveler® directly into an available USB port of a computer operating a compatible Windows based system. A Found New Hardware message may appear (Figure 1).

Figure 1: New Hardware Found

2.After the hardware installation is complete, the DTLocker+ Setup Wizard will guide you through the initial setup. Select your language and click Next to continue (Figure 2).

Figure 2: Setup Wizard

3. If the Setup Wizard does not automatically appear, please do the following:

a.Double-clickComputer (or My Computer) via the Windows Desktop.

b.Right-clickthe drive labeledDTLplus and selectExplore.

c.Double-clickDTLplus_Launcher.exe to execute the Setup Wizard.

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The password must be a minimum of 6 characters and must not exceed 16 characters. It must also contain three of the following four characters: lower case letters, upper case letters, numeric characters and/or special characters.

Two examples of a valid complex password: ABc123 and bob$411.

4.Accept the License Agreement to continue.

5.Set a device password for data protection (Figure 3). This password will enable the drive to be used as removable storage. It will also protect the data stored on the drive.

6.Re-enterthe password for confirmation.

Figure 3: Complex Password

7. ClickNext to set your DTLocker+ password.

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8.Enter your Contact Information into the corresponding field (Figure 4). Click Finish to continue.

Figure 4: Contact Information

9. The Wizard will automatically format the drive.

Never remove the DTLocker+ drive during the format process.

Figure 5: DTLocker+ Format

10.A Format Complete window will display after the format is done (Figure 5). Click OK to complete the initial DTLocker+ setup.

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Windows 7 Non Admin User - The data partition may not mount until after DTLocker+ login.

3 USINGDTLOCKER+ (WINDOWS)

3.1Login to DTLocker+

1.After the initial Setup is complete, you will automatically be logged into DTLocker+.

Hereafter, you will login to DTLocker+ promptly after inserting the drive into the USB port. If you were not automatically logged in by the initial setup, enter your password to access the data stored on the DTLocker+ drive (Figure 6).

Figure 6: DTLocker+ Login

3.2Browsing the DTLocker+

1.The DTLocker+ is broken down into two (2) partitions (Figure 7).

DTLplus is aread-onlypartition containing the DTLocker+ system files.

KINGSTON (or Removable Disk) is the read/write partition for data storage, protected by the complex password.

Figure 7: DTLocker+ Partitions

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Windows 7 users may need to click “Show hidden icons” arrow to display the DTLocker+ System Tray icon.

3.3Exploring the DTLocker+ Features

Additional features are available via the DTLocker+ icon located in the System Tray (Figure8).

The options are as follows:

DTLocker+ Settings – Allows you to select the Language your DTLocker+ features will display in. You can also change the Contact Information and the Password / Password Hint.

Browse DTLocker+ – Will launch Windows Explorer enabling you to view the data in your read/ write partition.

Figure 8: DTLocker+ Icon Features

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All data in the read/ write partition will be lost!

The DTLocker+ password is required in Windows XP/2000 (non admin users) and Windows 7 and Vista (all users) to format the drive.

DTLocker+ includes a “lockdown” for enhanced security. This lockdown will lock the DTLocker+ whenever a maximum number of unsuccessful password attempts exceed a preconfigured value (see section 3.4 Secure Storage for details).

Internet service is required for the Online Support feature.

Format DTLocker+ – This option is used to format your DataTraveler Locker+ drive (Figure 9).

Figure 9: Format - DTLocker+

Online Support – Takes you directly to Kingston’son-linetechnical support.

About DTLocker+ – Used to obtain important information such as: DTLocker+ Version, Firmware Version, and Serial Number.

Shut down DTLocker+ – Will stop the DTLocker+ drive for safe removal. Once you receive the confirmation you can safely remove the DTLocker+ from the USB port.

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All data will be lost after the format is complete!

3.4Secure Storage

In addition to the complex password, all of the data stored on the DTLocker+ is secured with a 256-bitAES Hardware Based Encryption. The DTLocker+ also includes a “lockdown” for enhanced security. This lockdown will permanently block the DTLocker+ whenever a maximum number of unsuccessful password attempts exceed apre-configuredvalue (the default value for the DTLocker+ is 10). In such an event, you will be forced to format DTLocker+ to regain operation (Figures10a-10b).

Figure 10a: Login Failure & Countdown

Figure 10b: DTLocker+ Lockdown

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