Commit 68eeb21f authored by sajolida's avatar sajolida Committed by segfault
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Draft VeraCrypt Mounter documentation

It's not the way it behaves currently but it's how I would like it to
behave, see #15043#note-44.
parent 60fcc2e4
......@@ -98,33 +98,21 @@ Unlocking a file container without keyfiles
<span class="menuchoice">
<span class="guimenu">Applications</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guisubmenu">Accessories</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guisubmenuitem">Files</span></span>
to start the <span class="application">Files</span> browser.
<span class="guisubmenuitem">VeraCrypt Mounter</span></span>.
1. Navigate to the folder containing the file container that you want to open.
1. Right-click on the file container and choose <span class="guimenuitem">Open
With Other Application</span>.
1. In the <span class="guilabel">Select Application</span> dialog, click the
<span class="button">View All Applications</span> button.
1. In the list of applications, choose <span class="application">Disk Image
Mounter</span>.
[[!img disk-image-mounter.png link="no" alt=""]]
1. Click on the <span class="guilabel">Encrypted</span> label of the new volume
that appears in the sidebar.
[[!img container-encrypted-label.png link="no" alt="105 MB Encrypted"]]
1. Click <span class="button">Add</span> and choose the file container
that you want to unlock.
1. Enter the parameters to unlock the volume. For more information, see
the [[Unlocking parameters|veracrypt#parameters]] section above.
Click <span class="button">Unlock</span>.
1. <span class="application">Files</span> opens your volume.
1. <span class="application">VeraCrypt Mounter</span> opens your volume.
1. If unlocking the volume fails (for example if you mistyped the
password), click on <span class="button">Unlock</span> to try
unlocking again.
<a id="container-disks"></a>
......@@ -196,12 +184,19 @@ Unlocking a file container with keyfiles
Closing a file container
------------------------
1. Click on the <span class="button">[[!img lib/media-eject.png
alt="Eject" class="symbolic" link="no"]]</span> button on the label
of the volume corresponding to your file container in the sidebar of
the <span class="application">Files</span> browser.
You can either:
- In the sidebar of the <span class="application">Files</span> browser,
click on the <span class="button">[[!img lib/media-eject.png
alt="Eject" class="symbolic" link="no"]]</span> button on the label
of the volume corresponding to your file container.
[[!img eject-container.png link="no" alt=""]]
[[!img eject-container.png link="no" alt=""]]
- In <span class="application">VeraCrypt Mounter</span>, click on the
<span class="button">[[!img lib/window-close.png class="symbolic"
link="no" alt=""]]</span> button in the line that corresponds to your
file container.
Using a partition (or entire disk)
==================================
......@@ -217,8 +212,7 @@ Unlocking a partition (or entire disk) without keyfiles
<span class="menuchoice">
<span class="guimenu">Applications</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guisubmenu">Accessories</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guisubmenuitem">Files</span></span>
to start the <span class="application">Files</span> browser.
<span class="guisubmenuitem">VeraCrypt Mounter</span></span>.
1. Plug in the USB stick or the hard disk that you want to unlock.
......@@ -226,17 +220,19 @@ Unlocking a partition (or entire disk) without keyfiles
partition (or entire disk) with keyfiles|veracrypt#partition-disks]]
instead.
1. Click on the <span class="guilabel">Encrypted</span> label of the new volume
that appears in the sidebar.
1. Click <span class="button">Unlock</span> in the line that appears in
the list of partitions.
[[!img partition-encrypted-label.png link="no" alt="Mount and open '8.2 GB Encrypted'"]]
XXX: Update screenshot
1. Enter the parameters to unlock the volume. For more information, see
the [[Unlocking parameters|veracrypt#parameters]] section above.
Click <span class="button">Unlock</span>.
1. <span class="application">Files</span> opens your volume.
1. <span class="application">VeraCrypt Mounter</span> opens your volume.
<a id="partition-disks"></a>
......@@ -293,9 +289,16 @@ Unlocking a partition (or entire disk) with keyfiles
Closing a partition (or entire disk)
------------------------------------
1. Click on the <span class="button">[[!img lib/media-eject.png
alt="Eject" class="symbolic" link="no"]]</span> button on the label
of the volume corresponding to your partition in the sidebar of
the <span class="application">Files</span> browser.
You can either:
- In the sidebar of the <span class="application">Files</span> browser,
click on the <span class="button">[[!img lib/media-eject.png
alt="Eject" class="symbolic" link="no"]]</span> button on the label
of the volume corresponding to your partition.
[[!img eject-partition.png link="no" alt=""]]
[[!img eject-partition.png link="no" alt=""]]
- In <span class="application">VeraCrypt Mounter</span>, click on the
<span class="button">[[!img lib/window-close.png class="symbolic"
link="no" alt=""]]</span> button in the line that corresponds to your
partition.
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