USB Copy Protection by Nexcopy
USB Copy Protection is a solution for anyone to see a file, yet the file cannot be printed, shared, copied, streamed or screen captured.Using Nexcopy’s hardware based USB write protection along with our exclusive copy protection technology, your files are safe – yet accessible – for both Windows and Mac computer users. Copy protect PDF files, MP4 video files, MP3 audio files and more. Nexcopy is the only multi-platform hardware and software copy protection solution available for in-house, quick-turn and with total control to protect files which are important to you. This is more than encryption, which is an important distinction to understand. It is not required for any software to be installed in order for the end-user to view the files. The Copy Secure flash drive is Nexcopy’s product which provides USB copy protection for MP4 video, MP3 audio, PDF files, text files and HTML pages. This copy protection solution is both a hardware and software solution which encrypts and copy protects your valuable files and write protects the device so the files cannot be deleted, manipulated or formatted off the drive. Copy Secure drives are high-performance devices which offer the best read/write speeds to maximize functionality. The Digital Rights Management (DRM) software used to data load the Copy Secure drives come with optional file settings to maximize protection. The copy protection license is tied to the flash drive. As long as you physically have the drive, you will have the copy protection features – there is no annual license requirement.
The Sales Pitch
If you have Intellectual Property worth protecting from illegal copying, duplication or redistribution, then please read on…
Nexcopy offers Copy Secure flash drives. This is the technology our copy protection is based upon. The Copy Secure flash drive is both a hardware and software copy protection and encryption solution. These drives are high performance devices which provide the optimal level of read / write speeds to optimize the functionality of the copy protection software loaded on the drive.
The Copy Secure drive has Digital Rights Management (DRM) to protect your intellectual property. Our definition of copy protection is the ability for someone to see the files, yet cannot save, print or share those files. Our DRM security include features such as print restriction, copy and paste restriction, in-ability for Windows and Mac print screens, time expiration of files, in ability to save a file and much more.
There is a big difference between encryption and copy protection (learn more here) for your data. Nexcopy is the only company which offers true USB Copy Protection not password protected encryption which is what nearly every other company is offering.
The Nexcopy USB copy protection solution works in both Mac and Windows computers. Our USB copy protection solution is the only solution which works in both operating systems. This makes our product ideal for any situation or requirement one may have for protecting their valuable information.
The Copy Secure flash drive is a stand-alone solution that does not require an internet connection or authentication from some off-site server. Everything runs 100% from the flash drive itself. There is no software to install to see the files, no Administrator rights required, just plug in the drive and access the content.
Schools, corporations, government agencies, graphic designers, artists, movie producers and production agencies all have used and depend upon Nexcopy’s Copy Secure flash drives.
How it Works
Copy Secure is a hardware and software USB copy protection solution.
- Purchase the USB media from Nexcopy which has the Copy Secure license on the drive
- Using the Nexcopy wizard utility or Nexcopy duplicator system, data load the Copy Secure drive. Our software will encrypt, copy protect and lock your content to the drive.
- Once done, send the USB to your client. The client will connect the drive and view the copy protected content directly from the flash drive.
Software installation not required. Admin rights not required.
How It Works - Two Videos
First video shows how to data load a Copy Secure flash drive.
Second video shows how to view files on a Copy Secure flash drive.
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Copy Secure flash drives come in six different body styles and a wide range of body colors. The in stock media Nexcopy uses is the Oxford swivel style which has a black body and white clip. Free print is included with the purchase of Copy Secure media.
Supported File Types
- PDF, XML, TXT and CSS
- Web Pages
- HTM, HTML and HTML5
- Image and Animation
- SWF, JPG, GIF and PNG
- Audio Files
- MP3 and WAV
- Video Files
- MP4 (H.264 Streaming, 1080p / 30fps)
Nexcopy is continually updating supported file types. Contact us for special projects or to double check a supported format.
GB Sizes & Data Sheet
Nexcopy offers the Copy Secure drives in the following capacities:
Minimum order quantity: 20
Download Data Sheet
- USB 2.0
- Smallest size is 2GB
- 2GB, 4GB, 8GB, 16GB, 32GB
- USB 3.0
- Smallest size is 8GB
- 8GB, 16GB, 32GB, 64GB
Typically it's best to transition into 3.0 media when copy protecting large video files because the speed performance of the drive is better than 2.0 devices.
How to OrderClick on the Buy Now button to request the GB size and quantity you need. We will respond the same day or following business day.
USB Flash Drive Styles
Cannot Copy Files
Working files cannot be copied off the drive. The content can be viewed, but it cannot be copied or shared.
Data and files cannot be deleted off the drive or formatted off the drive. All content is locked at the controller level.
Files cannot be printed. Restrict printing of PDF files, html files, text files and more. It is also possible to copy protect a file, yet have it printable.
Cannot Copy & Paste
Users cannot select content from from one document and copy-n-paste it to another. Ideal for blocking a "select all" copy and paste from with in a PDF.
Block Screen Grabs
Copy Secure technology blocks screen grabs on Mac computers and print screens on Windows computers.
Expire files at a specific date and time. Ideal for subscription based applications or school courses.
Copy Secure technology is a standalone solution. Everything runs directly off the flash drive. No internet connection is required.
Mac and PC Compatible
Our technology is the only solution which works on both Mac and Windows computers. Minimum operating systems do apply.
No Installation Required
There is no software which installs on the host computer. Protected content runs 100% from the flash drive.
Admin Rights Not Required
Administrator rights are not required because nothing is installed on the host computer. Ideal solution for large corporations and government agencies.
License Doesn't Expire
There is no yearly license fee. The Copy Secure license comes with the purchase of the flash drive and does not expire. Ever!
Re-Use the Media
Content Owners may unlock and reset the Copy Secure flash drives. Flexible solution for changing content or idle inventory.
Optional Password Protection
Nexcopy provides the option of assigning a password to the device adding an additional layer of security.