MacID Alternatives

    MacID is described as 'Unlock your Mac with just your fingerprint, passcode, or wrist – without even unlocking your iOS device'. There are more than 10 alternatives to MacID for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch. The best alternative is USB Raptor, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like MacID are Near Lock (Free Personal), VSUsbLogon (Free), Predator (Paid) and Unlox (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jan 20, 2021

      • Mac
      Airlock allows your Mac to lock itself, plain and simple. Using your iPhone, Bluetooth® wireless technology, and a smidgen of pixie dust, Airlock determines whether you're near your computer. When you leave the room - poof! - your Mac locks itself. “And when I come back?


      Has been discontinued for years

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      BLEUnlock is a small menu bar utility that locks and unlocks your Mac with your iPhone, Apple Watch, or any other Bluetooth Low Energy devices.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Secure: It is not possible to use your computer after you have locked it with KeyLock. Our software uses the Windows lock screen to lock your PC, making it impossible to reach the desktop. After unlocking, you can immediately use your computer again.
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