The following options exist:
change the Guard security password
When having lost your Guard security password, you can request a temporary Guard security password by resetting the Guard security password.
Defining an E-Mail address for resetting the password.
To be able to reset your password if needed, your password has to be saved on the server in an encrypted version. If you do not want your password to be saved on the server, you can completely remove the function for resetting the password.
Note: Depending on the configuration, some of those functions might not be available.
How to change the Guard password:
Click on page. The Change password window opens.on the
In the field, enter the password that you have used so far for encrypting your data.
In the field, enter the password that you want to use for encrypting your data from now on.
Confirm the password in the field by entering it again.
How to reset the Guard password:
Click on page. The Reset password window opens.on the
A new password will be sent to your secondary E-Mail address.
If not having entered a secondary E-Mail address, the new password will be sent to your primary E-Mail address.
This new password is now your current Guard security password. You should immediately change this password.
How to change your secondary E-Mail address for resetting the password:
Click on page. The Secondary Email Address window opens.on the
In the field, enter the password for encrypting your data.
In the Guard security password.field, enter the E-Mail address that is used for receiving a temporary password for resetting your
Re-enter the E-Mail address in.
How to remove the function for resetting the password:
Warning: If you remove the function for resetting the password, you can no longer reset your password. if you forget your password afterwards, there will be no possibility to decrypt your encrypted E-Mails or files.
Enable page.on the
Click on Delete Recovery window opens.. The
Parent topic: GuardSettings