Orion USB Write Blocker is a software program that allows the user to either enable write protection for all USB devices that are connected to the computer or block USB devices completely. The program is portable and does not require installation.
For the write protect mode the write blocker makes changes to the following registry key:
“WriteProtect”=dword:00000001 = Enabled
“WriteProtect”=dword:00000000 = Disabled
For the USB block mode the write blocker makes changes to the following registry key:
“Start”=dword:00000004 = Enabled
“Start”=dword:00000003 = Disabled
This utility is released as freeware. You are allowed to freely distribute this program via any method, as long as you don’t charge anything for this. If you distribute this utility, you must include all files in the distribution package, without any modification!
Icons by Everaldo Coelho from the Crystal project are used; these are released under the LGPL license.
The software is provided “AS IS” without any warranty, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The author will not be liable for any special, incidental, consequential or indirect damages due to loss of data or any other reason.