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Newbie needs help viewing encryted file

Topics: Users Discussion
Jan 29, 2016 at 3:07 PM
I have never used VeraCrypt before so I feel a little silly asking this, but how do you view an encrypted file? All the beginner tutorials on VeraCrypt appear to be for creating encrypted disks. I can find nothing about viewing encrypted files on a flash drive.

I received a flash drive with an encrypted file. I have the password. I just need instructions on how to view the file using VeraCrypt. Can anybody point me in the right direction?

Thanks for your help.
Jan 29, 2016 at 6:12 PM
well, my reaction would be to ask the one I got the stick from, but anyway:

you start VC "select file", you choose a mount point (in windows a drive letter), klick "mount" and provide the password.