Commit d3799163 authored by spriver's avatar spriver
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Adjusted doc for GNOME Disks, added administration password routine

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[[!toc levels=2]]
Start GNOME Disk utility
Set up an administation password
========================
1. Follow these instructions to [[set up an administration password
|doc/first_steps/startup_options/administration_password]].
Start GNOME Disks
========================
1. Open <span class="application">GNOME Disk Utility</span> from the menu
<span class="menuchoice">
<span class="guimenu">Applications</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guisubmenu">Accessories</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guimenuitem">Disk Utility</span>
</span>.
<span class="guisubmenu">Utilities</span>&nbsp;▸
<span class="guimenuitem">Disks</span>
</span>
Find out the device of the persistent volume
============================================
<span class="application">Disk Utility</span> lists all the current storage
<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.
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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 of the window, verify that the device corresponds
2. In the right pane of the window, verify that the device corresponds
to your device, its brand, its size, etc.
Change the passphrase of the persistent volume
==============================================
1. In the right pane, select the persistent volume partition,
labelled <span class="guilabel">Encrypted</span> by clicking on it.
labelled <span class="guilabel">TailsData</span> by clicking on it.
2. Click on <span class="guilabel">Change Passphrase</span>.
2. Click on the icon with the two gear wheels 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.
4. Finally click on <span class="guilabel">Change passphrase</span>.
4. Finally click on <span class="guilabel">Change</span> to confirm.
5. Enter your previously set administration password in the confirmation dialog
and confirm by clicking the <span class="guilabel">Authenticate</span> button.
5. You now can restart Tails and try to enable the persistent volume
6. You now can restart Tails and try to enable the persistent volume
with its new passphrase.
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