Track your Laptop for free using Prey

There are many instances when your costly laptop gets stolen. You post a complaint with the police station and you get no response. Now, you can automatically track your laptop using an free open software called .

 Track your Laptop for free using Prey

To use Prey, download the client software, install and register an account – this you need to access the service’s Web based control panel. Prey is able to collect lot of information from your laptop, in case it is stolen or missing.

 

The information it can collect are -

  • its MAC address and current IP
  • nearby wireless access points
  • session activity, including screenshots of the active desktop
  • detailed hardware information, including serial number(s)
  • geolocation data via GPS or Wi-Fi
  • a webcam (or front-facing camera) image

 Track your Laptop for free using Prey

Prey’s reporting and action modules

 

 Track your Laptop for free using Prey

Information gathered by Prey about Gateway notebook :

 

The web control panel allows you to perform some remote actions in case the laptop goes missing.

  • It locks the device.
  • It sounds an alarm for 30 seconds.
  • It gives the thief a oral warning (wallpaper based)
  • It even deletes browser cookies, saved passwords and hides your emails.
  • It’s alarm is like a police siren, which is very irritating.

Prey is totally free for 3 devices, and premium plans are offered for businesses.

 

 

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