Encrypting an iOS Device

  1. Open the Settings app
  2. Select [Touch ID & Passcode][Face ID & Passscode], or [Passcode] (the name will vary depending upon which device you have)
  3. Tap the [Turn Passcode On] option
  4. Enter a strong passcode or password. Note: this should be a long complex numerical code or password.


If you are having difficulty or you have unanswered questions, please contact the Help Desk via email, through the ITS Service Catalog or call (518) 388-6400.





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Tue 8/13/19 11:41 AM
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