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Running EFS Hotfix for Windows

Windows XP and Server 2003 users must install a hotfix prior to encrypting files. This hotfix ensures that your system will use the digital certificates from ITS when encrypting files with EFS.

You must have administrative privileges on your computer to run this patch.

  1. Go to BevoWare and download the Microsoft EFS Hotfix for XP (KB912761).

  2. Double-click the file and follow the prompts to install the hotfix.

Last updated July 15, 2010 @ 4:45 pm

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