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[[!meta title="Change the passphrase of the persistent volume"]]
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Follow these instructions to change the passphrase of your persistent volume.
Set up an administation password
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1. Follow these instructions to [[set up an administration password
1. While starting Tails, [[set up an administration password
|doc/first_steps/startup_options/administration_password]].
Start GNOME Disks
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1. Open <span class="application">GNOME Disk Utility</span> from the menu
1. Open <span class="application">GNOME Disks</span> from the menu
<span class="menuchoice">
<span class="guimenu">Applications</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guisubmenu">Utilities</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guimenuitem">Disks</span>
</span>
Find out the device of the persistent volume
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<span class="application">Disks</span> lists all the current storage
devices in the left pane of the window. When you select one of these devices,
detailed information about it is displayed in the right pane: its partitions,
its brand, its size, etc.
1. Find which device contains the persistent volume. It should have
two partitions, one labelled <span class="guilabel">Tails</span>, and another
one labelled <span class="guilabel">TailsData</span> which corresponds to the persistent volume.
2. In the right pane of the window, verify that the device corresponds
to your device, its brand, its size, etc.
<span class="application">Disks</span> lists all the current storage
devices in the left pane of the window. When you select one of these devices,
detailed information about it is displayed in the right pane: its partitions,
its brand, its size, etc.
Change the passphrase of the persistent volume
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1. Find which device contains the persistent volume. It should have
two partitions, one labelled <span class="guilabel">Tails</span>, and another
one labelled <span class="guilabel">TailsData</span> which corresponds to the persistent volume.
1. In the right pane, select the persistent volume partition,
labelled <span class="guilabel">TailsData</span> by clicking on it.
1. In the right pane, select the persistent volume partition,
labelled <span class="guilabel">TailsData</span> by clicking on it.
2. Click on the icon with the two gear wheels and select
<span class="guilabel">Change Passphrase...</span> from the
drop-down list.
1. Click on <span class="guimenu">[[!img lib/system-run.png alt="Disks context menu" class=symbolic link=no]]</span>
and select <span class="guilabel">Change Passphrase</span> from the
drop-down list.
3. Type your current passphrase and then type twice a new one.
1. Type your current passphrase and then type twice a new one.
4. Finally click on <span class="guilabel">Change</span> to confirm.
1. Finally confirm by clicking on <span class="guilabel">Change</span>.
5. Enter your previously set administration password in the confirmation dialog
and confirm by clicking the <span class="guilabel">Authenticate</span> button.
1. In the confirmation dialog, enter your administration password and click
<span class="guilabel">Authenticate</span>.
6. You now can restart Tails and try to enable the persistent volume
with its new passphrase.
1. You now can restart Tails and try to enable the persistent volume
with its new passphrase.
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