it.ucsf.edu

Change PGP WDE preboot password on a Mac

Sarah Mays's picture
    1. Open Symantec Encryption Desktop (PGP)
    2. Click on PGP Disk
    3. Click on Encrypted Disk
    4. Right Click on the usename and select change passphrase
    5. Enter in current WDE passphrase and click ok.
      .
    6. Enter in new PGP WDE passphrase and click Ok.
    7. Confirmation dialog box, click OK
    8. Reboot the computer to verify the preboot passphrase has been changed and works correctly.