AskAdmin is a free security software that allows you to block applications and programs installed on your computer in order to secure them. Thus with this handy software, you can restrict an application from an unauthorized use. It is quite useful software in case you do not want children or any other person to use your programs without your permission. It is easy to add a particular application to block it. After blocking it, no one can access that application without unblocking it by going in AskAdmin software.
It’s really a good software to use. But one thing it lacks is password protection in free version. Otherwise it is an effective software to use. Although password protection can be used after registering this product (by paying registration fee).
With AskAdmin, you can even block set up files (.exe) and other installed applications. And it is even good that this software doesn’t require installation. See some of its important features.
Key Features of AskAdmin:
- Drag n drop facility to add a program for blocking.
- Right-click context menu option also available.
- You can block any application quickly.
- Export list feature is also present.
- Very lightweight software to use.
- No installation is needed, directly run it.
- Useful to secure files, programs, and applications. Free of cost available.
You won’t need extra skills to understand and use this software. It’s so easy to work with this software that everyone can work with it.
How To Block Applications Using AskAdmin?
As mentioned above, you can directly run the application, without installing it. So, after completing the download, you can extract its zip files and can open its application file. You can use the download link given at the end of this article. As you will open this software’s interface, you can add applications to block by two methods: one is drag-n-drop applications to its interface, and other is use the File option. After adding desired applications you can try to open those applications. It will show you an error as you could see in the below screenshot.
If the applications are not blocked immediately, then you can tap on ‘Restart Windows Explorer’ icon available above on its interface. This way you can easily block added programs. And if you wish to save added list for future use, then it can also be done easily with ‘save the list icon’.
Note: Other useful features are also available in AskAdmin but you can’t use it in this free version i.e. password protection and import list feature. So if this software suits you, then you can also go for paid version. Otherwise, use this free version continuously.
AskAdmin helps to block applications and secure your programs upto an extent. You can give it a try. Use it and check out whether it is important enough for you or not.