Tech Documentation

Encrypting External Storage Drives

Posted October 8, 2021

This article reviews how to encrypt external storage drives such as hard-drives and USB drives. Looking to encrypt an email? Check out our Encrypting Emails in Office365 tech doc.   When & Why Encryption is required if you must store files containing financial or personal information (i.e. credit card or Social Security numbers) on an external […]

Encrypting Emails in Office365

Posted October 8, 2021
illustration of how to use the subject line to encrypt a message

This article reviews how to encrypt emails in Office365. Looking to encrypt an external drive? Check out our Encrypting External Storage Drives tech doc.   When & Why Encryption is required if you must send emails containing financial or personal information (i.e. credit card or Social Security numbers). Why encrypt? Encryption ensures that, if the email […]

Encrypting a College-Owned Computer (macOS)

Posted March 2, 2021

Before you start, you will need access to the following: a stable internet connection an eligible college-provided Mac Want to encrypt an email? See Using Email Encryption in Office 365. Table of Contents: FileVault Encryption — What and Why Encrypting your Mac Questions?   FileVault Encryption — What and Why Not all devices are eligible […]

Encrypting a College-Owned Computer (Windows 10)

Posted May 17, 2019

Important: We strongly recommend installing Code42 (CrashPlan) before encrypting your computer. Backing up your computer makes data recovery possible should anything go wrong. Set aside 30 minutes of relatively uninterrupted time to encrypt your computer. Any work you try to do on your computer while completing the steps below might not be saved. Follow these […]