Commit 5614802a authored by sajolida's avatar sajolida
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Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/doc/12270-change-password-encrypted-volume'

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......@@ -166,3 +166,28 @@ open such encrypted volumes from other operating systems, but it might break
your security.
Other operating systems should probably not be trusted to handle
sensitive information or leave no trace.
Change the passphrase of an existing encrypted partition
To open <span class="application">GNOME Disks</span> choose
<span class="menuchoice">
<span class="guimenu">Applications</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guisubmenu">Utilities</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guimenuitem">Disks</span></span>.
1. Plug in the external storage device containing the encrypted partition that you
want to change the passphrase for.
1. The device appears in the list of storage devices. Click on it:
[[!img storage_devices_after.png link=no alt=""]]
1. Check that the description of the device on the right side of the screen
corresponds to your device: its brand, its size, etc.
1. Click on the partition displaying a [[!img lib/network-wireless-encrypted.png alt="padlock" class="symbolic" link="no"]] at the bottom-right corner.
1. Click on the <span class="guimenu">
[[!img lib/system-run.png alt="Additional partition options" class="symbolic" link="no"]]
</span> button and choose <span class="guimenu">Change Passphrase…</span>
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