Encrypting Data with Guard

Encrypting or Decrypting Files

12.3.5. Decrypting files

You can remove a file's encryption by decrypting the file.

How to decrypt a file:

  1. In the Drive app, select an encrypted file in the display area.

  2. Use one of the following methods:

    • Click the Actions icon in the toolbar. Click on Remove Encryption in the menu.

    • Select Remove Encryption from the context menu.

  3. If the Enter Guard security password window opens, enter the Guard security password.

    You can define how long the Guard security password should be valid. To do so, enable Remember my password. Select a value from the list.

    In the Guard security settings, you can define a default value for the time range.

    Click on OK.

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Parent topic: Encrypting or Decrypting Files