Changing Passphrases for Accessing Backup Folder Contents
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Changing Passphrases for Accessing Backup Folder Contents

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Article summary

You can only change a passphrase. You cannot create a passphrase for an existing folder.

To change a passphrase:

  1. Select Folders > Backup Folders in the navigation pane.
    The BACKUP FOLDERS page is displayed.
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  2. Select the folder's row and click Change Passphrase.
    The Change My Passphrase window is displayed.
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    Your Old Passphrase – The folder's old passphrase.
    Your New Passphrase and Confirm New Passphrase – Anew passphrase.
    Passphrase Strength – Displays the passphrase's strength.
  3. Click FINISH.
  4. Do one of the following:
    • If cooperative deduplication is enabled, the default, you must update the passphrase on all devices using this folder group.
    • If cooperative deduplication is disabled, you must update the passphrase on the device associated with this folder, to enable the device to access the folder.

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