Chrome OS enables you to lock misplaced or stolen computer systems
Dropping a gadget sucks, however having to vary all of your passwords to ensure no thief will get to your financial institution accounts is far worse for some individuals. That is why it is superior that Chrome OS units can now be locked when stolen or misplaced — if they’re Enterprise/Enterprise or Schooling computer systems, that’s. Google has launched the function as an replace to the admin console, and in line with Google worker François Beaufort, there isn’t any option to do it for private units but. That is unlucky, however seeing as Chromebooks are doing particularly properly within the schooling sector, we’re not solely stunned. Those that do use a faculty/work-issued Chromebook solely need to ask their IT admin to lock it remotely from the online-based mostly management system. After that, individuals who change the system on will solely see a lock display with the corporate’s or faculty’s tackle and telephone quantity, in an try and guilt them into discovering the rightful proprietor.