Bluetooth-Unlock Alternatives

    Bluetooth-Unlock is described as 'Bluetooth-unlock is a python script that checks for your device periodically to check if you are there and if no connection is found, then your Linux Based Computer locks, then when the device is found it automatically unlock (Does not require you entering your password)'. There are four alternatives to Bluetooth-Unlock for Mac and Windows. The best alternative is BtProx. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Handylock or Umwelt.

    This page was last updated Apr 6, 2021

      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      Lock Windows workstation upon disconnection of bluetooth device. The program is able to run user specified commands on device connection and …
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      handyLock is an application that locks your Mac screen when you move away from it. This way your Mac is safe and secured from unauthorized access.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer developed. Last version, 1.2.10, released in June 2016, can be still downloaded from the official website.



      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      Allows to lock/unlock your Windows PC from your Android smartwatch or phone with Bluetooth proximity or the fingerprint reader. Also warns you if someone is stealing the laptop. The Mac version has less functionality but works with any BtLe device.
    1. Guardian Angel watches over your Mac, locking it whenever you leave, and automatically unlocking it when you return.
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