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Mount only for current user?

Topics: Users Discussion
May 18, 2016 at 2:01 AM
If I mount a VeraCrypt drive and then switch users, the other user can see the mounted drive too. Can I avoid that? I'm running on Windows 10.

May 18, 2016 at 2:14 AM
Hello Tim,

VeraCrypt does not control file access security which is controlled by the OS. To get a better answer to your question, you should post your file access question on the vendor forum for your OS.
Jul 27, 2016 at 8:47 AM
Secustar's DriveCrypt offers the mount option "Mount for the current user only". A very good option, that I'm missing when using a container on an USB stick that is mounted at home (using a local login) and at work (using a domain login).
I'd really opt for such an option being implemented...
Jul 27, 2016 at 7:34 PM
Since mine is formatted as NTFS, I ended up just locking down security on mine to just me. But yeah, it would still be a nice feature.
Jul 28, 2016 at 7:31 AM