Lock and unlock your computer using USB flash drives as keys. USB Raptor can lock the system once a specific USB drive is removed from the computer and unlock when the drive is plugged in again to any USB port. The utility checks constantly the USB drives for the presence of a sp.
- - USB Raptor is the most popular Windows alternative to Proximity.
- - USB Raptor is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to Proximity.
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.
- - BLEUnlock is the most popular Mac alternative to Proximity.
Unlock your Mac with just your fingerprint, passcode, or wrist – without even unlocking your iOS device.
- - MacID is the most popular iPhone & iPad alternative to Proximity.
- - MacID is the most popular commercial alternative to Proximity.
Near Lock is an app that turns your iPhone into a personal key for your Mac. When you walk away from your Mac, it will be automaticallylocked. Once you approach your workplace again, Near Lock will unlock your Mac.Discontinued
Not compatible with MacOS Catalina. The developer promised an update, but never delivered.
Comments about Near Lock as a Alternative to Proximity
Requires an iOS app, rather than working for any bluetooth device.0
PC: Two-factor authentication solution that converts any USB drive or Bluetooth smart device into a security token for your computer and allows to access Windows in a secure way by this token, replacing the Windows login.
Lock and unlock your screen with a usb storage device. Screen turns black or displays selected image when locked and optional password text box appears when key pressed or mouse clicked. Use global hot key to lock the screen. Does not sleep or shutdown running applications. Leave.
TokenLock - The ultimate Mac Locking App. Automatically Lock your computer using USB, Bluetooth (iPhone) Proximity or your Apple Remote, from the menu, by clicking the icon or using a Hotkey. Check out www.map-pin.com for demos and more info!
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?Discontinued
Has been discontinued for years