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Adding or Removing Users/Groups from a File Share Folder

  1. Select your Symantec File Share protected folder, right click on it and select 'Properties'.
    Modify File Share Step 1 - Select Properties
  2. Select the 'Symantec File Share' tab.
    Modify File Share Step 2 - Symantec File Share Tab
  3. Add users or groups to the folder who should have access. Click on the down arrow to display your local key chain.
    Modify File Share Step 3 - Add Users
  4. Otherwise, search for users by typing in their OHIO ID or groups by typing the group name and clicking 'Add'.
    Modify File Share Step 4 - Search for Users
  5. Select the user and click 'Add' followed by 'OK'.
  6. When all users or groups are added, click 'Next'.
  7. Once the setup wizard has completed, click 'Finish'.
  8. In order to force the changes to take effect immediately, you must also Re-Encrypt the directory.
  9. Right click on the folder and select 'Symantec Encryption Desktop' → 'Re-encrypt'.

    Modify File Share Step 9 - Re-encrypt