KeyLemon

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
2.9
out of 30 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    2.6.1
  • Total Downloads:
    369,479
  • Date Added:
    Jan. 23, 2012
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    44.14MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    178
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:

Editors' Review

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KeyLemon logs you in to your computer by using your face. More than just a glorified Webcam tool, it regularly checks to make sure that it really is you using the computer. The latest version of the app also comes with a neat Firefox plug-in called LemonFox, for added protection when logging into Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

Once installed, the program's Wizard will walk you through creating a profile of your face, and link it to your computer's log-in. From there, KeyLemon defaults to checking the Webcam every 10 seconds, although you can always bypass it with your text-based log-in. If the face in front of the Webcam isn't yours, KeyLemon locks the computer--but not before taking a photo of the hijacker. KeyLemon will also lock the computer if it detects that nobody in front of the computer. You can change how often it checks the Webcam, create multiple profiles, toggle the log-in feature on and off, set it to run at start-up, and create your own skins. Just like the main program, the LemonFox plug-in opens to a tutorial to get your started and it uses the Webcam to prevent unauthorized access--at least on the computer that has KeyLemon installed. Hopefully, LemonFox will be able to support more Web sites in the future.

KeyLemon was largely, but not completely, problem-free. The most common software issue occurred when waking the computer. It would occasionally not recognize the face in the front of the Webcam. Also, it crashed the computer when jumping from the laptop dock to undocked mode. The biggest problem though was lighting. If the lights on your face are too strong, the program can't discern your features and it won't function. Overall, though, it seems like a solid software tool for adding an extra layer of security to your computer. Just don't expect it to fully replace your text-based or fingerprint log-in.

 
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User Reviews
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4 stars

"It really works"

February 14, 2012  |  By dyordsss

 |  Version: KeyLemon 2.6.1

Pros

It can detect my face in less than 2 seconds

Cons

You need good lighting and costs $29.

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2 stars

"program don't work for me"

February 01, 2012  |  By sujeet2555

 |  Version: KeyLemon 2.6.1

Pros

i tried the trial version and it has simple good and easy to understand interface.

Cons

i have logitech hd webcam and i improved my face model 9 times but i have to stand still for a long time to recognize or manually enter my password (that i can type in 2 sec).

Summary

cool program to use if it work.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 2.6.1
Version 2.6.1 may include unspecified updates, enhancements, or bug fixes.
General
Publisher KeyLemon
Publisher web site http://www.keylemon.com
Release Date January 23, 2012
Date Added January 23, 2012
Version 2.6.1
Category
Category Communications
Subcategory Webcam Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP/Vista/7
Additional Requirements USB webcam or integrated webcam (laptop)
Download Information
File Size 44.14MB
File Name kl-2.7.1-windows-setup.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 369,479
Downloads Last Week 178
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Bronze and Gold features disabled
Price Free

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