The Cookie Machine - Click here to drag window

DUMMY TEXT - Real text set in assets/js/theCookieMachine.js

Views: 41,983β€…    Votes:  3β€…
Tag : usb  
Link: πŸ” See Original Answer on Ask Ubuntu πŸ”—

Title: Is it possible to turn off a specific USB port so it doesn't accept any device?
ID: /2019/10/19/Is-it-possible-to-turn-off-a-specific-USB-port-so-it-doesn_t-accept-any-device_
Created: October 19, 2019    Edited:  June 12, 2020
Upload: January 3, 2023    Layout:  post
TOC: false    Navigation:  false    Copy to clipboard:  false

Here is a plug & play (literally) option:

charge only usb dongle

It’s a good idea if you want to avoid pop-up messages and file browsers every time you plug your phone in for charging only.

This is also more fool-proof than the software approach because software that turns off the port for data can be reversed by software that turns it back on. Or it might be reinitialized during suspend/resume or some other process you didn’t foresee.

⇧ After upgrading dual boot system from 19.04 to 19.10, unable to boot into Windows from grub menu Zenity progress: no window  β‡©