Picture X Picture Password

About the Project

PictureX is an in-house cross-platform security favourite of APCL as it prevents unauthorized access to our computers using the same Blackberry technology for mobiles.

Project Summary

Developed using JavaFX, the premier java programming language from Oracle, the picture password application allows users to register a username and password to access its dashboard containing the background image, a coordinate location to lock and unlock the screen plus snapshots of unauthorized users who have tried accessing the pc more than the specified number of times.

Secured Desktop Access Control






User Interface


User Experience

Project Features


Displays a dashboard to manage user login details and settings as well as captured images by unauthorized users.


Display a bold pannable arrangement of unordered numbers necessary for users to unlock the screen without a third party noticing the secret key and secret unlock location on the background image.


Capture unauthorized login by taking snapshot of the user after the specified number of trials has exceeded.

  • Java 70%
  • JavaFX 89%
  • Java WebCam Capture 87%
  • FXML 85%
  • HTML 45%

Technologies We Used

Among the technologies used include Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), JavaScript (JS), Hypertext Preprocessor (PHP) and My Structured Query Language (MySQL).

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