SafeGuard Enterprise: How to enable/disable the "Fast Initial Encryption" mode

  • Article ID: 112221
  • Updated: 01 Nov 2010

How to enable/disable the "Fast Initial Encryption" mode for the volume based encryption?

Known to apply to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)

SafeGuard Device Encryption 5.50.8

Operating systems
All supported operating systems

What To Do

This new mode for the volume-based initial encryption can be enabled/disabled in the Device Protection policies. By default the setting is disabled.


Additional information on the new feature can be found in knowledgebase article 112217 SafeGuard Enterprise: Performance improvements in version 5.50.8

If you need more information or guidance, then please contact technical support.

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