pLock is a Today screen plugin which can lock your device to prevent it from unwanted taps when carrying it.

Project discontinued.

What's New in 1.0

  • First public release

Downloading and Installing

System Requirements

Operating system:

  • PocketPC 2003/SE
  • Windows Mobile 5.0 for PocketPC
  • Windows Mobile 6.0 Professional


  • 200 MHz processor (ARM based).
  • 16 MB RAM.

Downloading - Zipped CAB file(8.8 KB)


Installing Zipped CAB File

  • Before installing, make sure that your device meets system requirements.
  • Download and unzip pLock.
  • Upload appropriate cab file to your PocketPC.
  • Tap the cab file on your PocketPC.


  • Tap Start | Settings, select System tab and tap Remove programs.
  • Find pLock in the program list.
  • Tap Remove.

How To Use

To lock the device, tap the pLock on your Today screen.

To unlock the device, tap the pLock on the Today screen and then tap Unlock.


All settings are accessible via registry key: HKCU\Software\DaProfik\pLock

The items have the following meaning:

LockedState of the device (0 - unlocked, 1 - locked)
Unlock TimeoutNumber of seconds till the unlock dialog dissappears (default is 10)