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Document Encryption

Encrypting at the file-level is a quick and easy way to ensure that your data is secured when stored or during transit, such as when being sent through email. If you are sending the encrypted file to someone, remember to securely share the password to the file with the recipient (e.g. in person or via telephone). Here we've shared a few common applications and how to use their built-in features to secure your files.

Encrypting Windows Files

Encrypting Mac Files