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LockIt

Version 1.3.0

Password-protect any OS X application.

4.6
Based on 27 user ratesRead reviews & comments
$4.99
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LockIt overview

LockIt password-protects any OS X application from unauthorized usage without modifying anything in your system settings and/or applications. It is safe to use!

Easy To Use

LockIt is very easy to use. Select any application you want to protect by drag'n'drop. After doing this, choose a password. The selected apps are now password protected.

Background Process

LockIt is a background process and does not use any system resources.

Touch ID support

Use Touch ID to unlock applications.

Security

Using AES encryption schemes. No-one can launch a protected app without knowing the password.

Logging

Keep track when someone tries to start your protected apps.

Capture Photos

See who tried to launch your protected applications with failed attempts.

Hot Key Access

Create a custom HotKey to reveal iLock

Localized

English, Dutch, French, German, Russian, Chinese Simplified, Japanese, Greek, Hungarian, Spanish, .. more to come.

What’s new in version 1.3.0

Updated on Apr 11 2024

  • Now works on macOS 14.3
  • Improved Touch-ID support.

Information

License

Shareware

Size

39.2 MB

Developer’s website

https://www.osxbytes.com/

Downloads

19844

App requirements

  • Intel 64
  • Apple Silicon
  • OS X 10.11 or later
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Gary-box
Gary-box
Apr 11 2024
1.3.0
5.0
Apr 11 2024
5.0
Version: 1.3.0
Wow, how could I have missed this app before. Really works very well to make apps start up after entering a password. This should be a default option in macOS.
MetroMrX
MetroMrX
Jul 26 2020
3.1.0
5.0
Jul 26 2020
5.0
Version: 3.1.0
Handy tool to prevent apps to launch without a password. Works well if more users use one account. Feature request: schedules would be an awesome addition.
Apveenstra
Apveenstra
Jan 9 2020
3.0.2
1.0
Jan 9 2020
1.0
Version: 3.0.2
Extremely easy to bypass by opening Activity Monitor, en Quitting the iLock Application
DirkTheMenace
DirkTheMenace
Sep 27 2018
3.0.0
5.0
Sep 27 2018
5.0
Version: 3.0.0
Superb utility to protect single apps. Love it...
Haliomaster
Haliomaster
Aug 14 2018
3.0.0
5.0
Aug 14 2018
5.0
Version: 3.0.0
The Touch ID addition is spot on. Great app ! Kudos.
hondacbrlover
hondacbrlover
Jul 16 2017
2.3.5
5.0
Jul 16 2017
5.0
Version: 2.3.5
Cool tool to keep unwanted guests launching apps. Recommended !!!
Jäarvis
Jäarvis
Apr 19 2017
2.3.3
4.5
Apr 19 2017
4.5
Version: 2.3.3
It becomes easier to keep the apps safe with iLock. Now nobody can use my apps without my permission. This app is useful when one mac has many users as in my case.
Michael-Sebrecht
Michael-Sebrecht
Dec 24 2016
2.2.1
5.0
Dec 24 2016
5.0
Version: 2.2.1
Awesome tool to secure applications.
Cjbolland
Cjbolland
Jun 16 2016
2.1.0
5.0
Jun 16 2016
5.0
Version: 2.1.0
Works a treat to secure your apps. Great stuff
StpsPatrick
StpsPatrick
May 29 2016
2.1.0
5.0
May 29 2016
5.0
Version: 2.1.0
Fine working security client to password protect apps. Amazing simple to setup. If you need to protect certain apps, this is just what you need.
carcheky
carcheky
Feb 3 2016
2.0
5.0
Feb 3 2016
5.0
Version: 2.0
Great app, and nice support!! I'm really happy with their treatment , and the functioning of the app , 100 % recommended
Greedyfranky
Greedyfranky
Jan 25 2016
2.0
5.0
Jan 25 2016
5.0
Version: 2.0
Great unique tool to protect single apps. Works as advertised.
SylvainLacroix
SylvainLacroix
Dec 20 2015
1.5.2
5.0
Dec 20 2015
5.0
Version: 1.5.2
Our iMac is used by all family members with only one login. Yes, we can of course use a login for each user but we choose not to do so (for various reasons). iLock does a neat job keeping our kids from launching some apps. Great product !
MichaelHaeusler
MichaelHaeusler
Nov 11 2015
1.5.2
0.0
Nov 11 2015
0.0
Version: 1.5.2
Works for most apps, I guess, but not all. I need to block the Time Machine in /Applications, i.e. not the Time Machine backup service—only the app itself… but that doesn't work. When I try to drag the "Time Machine.app" file into the iLock window, iLock doesn't do anything. Instead Time Machine app launches.
fer1x
fer1x
Jun 15 2015
1.5.1
3.5
Jun 15 2015
3.5
Version: 1.5.1
When I lock Google Chrome Canary, Google Chrome Stable locks too!
WisdomL0RD
WisdomL0RD
May 28 2015
1.5.1
5.0
May 28 2015
5.0
Version: 1.5.1
Lightweight. Slick interface. Unobtrusive. Easy to protect apps independently. Works as advertised and highly recommended.
IMYMEMINE
IMYMEMINE
May 22 2015
1.5.1
0.0
May 22 2015
0.0
Version: 1.5.1
Like comment of Doncho Indzhov, I have a problem with iLock, too.
I do not use the sleep mode.
Sometimes iLock does not work after rebooting or turn on.
At this time, like comment of Doncho Indzhov, hotkey does not function. and iLock application also does not work. Then, I have to reboot in order to solve this problem.
It is certain that it has a problem.
Ivan-Ivanov
Ivan-Ivanov
May 19 2015
1.5.1
0.0
May 19 2015
0.0
Version: 1.5.1
I have a problem with iLock. When I hide application from menu bar. Application is still hidden from everywhere. I can't access to window with settings. When I use "hotkey" the result is nothing. How can now I open the application settings window?
Mikael-B
Mikael-B
Sep 22 2014
1.2.6
0.0
Sep 22 2014
0.0
Version: 1.2.6
I'd like an app that prevented all apps to open files from a set of certain folders during certain time periods. A kind of time lock of the content in folders. I'd prefer to only lock execution. There anything like that out in the Mac universe?
OsloX
OsloX
Jul 31 2014
1.2.6
5.0
Jul 31 2014
5.0
Version: 1.2.6
GEM Alert ! Easy to set up with a dead simple GUI. Great tool to protect individual apps. It is pretty cool you can protect one application for free. I only have to protect one application so no need to buy this. :-)
Gary-box
Gary-box
Apr 11 2024
1.3.0
5.0
Apr 11 2024
5.0
Version: 1.3.0
Greedyfranky
Greedyfranky
Apr 11 2024
1.3.0
5.0
Apr 11 2024
5.0
Version: 1.3.0
waryuser
waryuser
Feb 23 2024
1.2.0
1.0
Feb 23 2024
1.0
Version: 1.2.0
Michael-Sebrecht
Michael-Sebrecht
Jul 26 2020
5.0
Jul 26 2020
5.0
Version: null
MetroMrX
MetroMrX
Jul 26 2020
5.0
Jul 26 2020
5.0
Version: null
Apveenstra
Apveenstra
Jan 9 2020
1.0
Jan 9 2020
1.0
Version: null
DirkTheMenace
DirkTheMenace
Sep 27 2018
5.0
Sep 27 2018
5.0
Version: null
Haliomaster
Haliomaster
Aug 14 2018
5.0
Aug 14 2018
5.0
Version: null
hondacbrlover
hondacbrlover
Jul 16 2017
5.0
Jul 16 2017
5.0
Version: null
Jäarvis
Jäarvis
Apr 19 2017
4.5
Apr 19 2017
4.5
Version: null
CharlesTheMacman
CharlesTheMacman
Mar 31 2017
5.0
Mar 31 2017
5.0
Version: null
Old-guy
Old-guy
Dec 27 2016
5.0
Dec 27 2016
5.0
Version: null
DonkeyKong
DonkeyKong
Aug 20 2016
5.0
Aug 20 2016
5.0
Version: null
Cjbolland
Cjbolland
Jun 16 2016
5.0
Jun 16 2016
5.0
Version: null
StpsPatrick
StpsPatrick
May 29 2016
5.0
May 29 2016
5.0
Version: null
carcheky
carcheky
Feb 3 2016
5.0
Feb 3 2016
5.0
Version: null
SylvainLacroix
SylvainLacroix
Dec 20 2015
5.0
Dec 20 2015
5.0
Version: null
fer1x
fer1x
Jun 15 2015
3.5
Jun 15 2015
3.5
Version: null
WisdomL0RD
WisdomL0RD
May 28 2015
5.0
May 28 2015
5.0
Version: null
OsloX
OsloX
Jul 31 2014
5.0
Jul 31 2014
5.0
Version: null
wilfredol5252
wilfredol5252
Jun 7 2014
5.0
Jun 7 2014
5.0
Version: null
TommyC1054
TommyC1054
May 14 2014
5.0
May 14 2014
5.0
Version: null
Baccaroeja
Baccaroeja
May 5 2014
5.0
May 5 2014
5.0
Version: null
SpiessensMark
SpiessensMark
May 1 2014
5.0
May 1 2014
5.0
Version: null
Fdfhome1
Fdfhome1
Feb 16 2014
5.0
Feb 16 2014
5.0
Version: null
Thomas1977
Thomas1977
Dec 22 2013
4.5
Dec 22 2013
4.5
Version: null
Ali-Egypt
Ali-Egypt
Dec 7 2013
5.0
Dec 7 2013
5.0
Version: null
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