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Command line question...

first post: coder_chick wrote: I have a hard drive that I would like to send to employees. It will...

Does Laptop Encrypt When Hibernating?

first post: joeyboots wrote: when my laptop hibernates my veracrypt password is required to wake...

latest post: kavsrf wrote: __Alex512__ One remark: hibernation file is encrypted if system is...

System Encryption Problems

first post: Jake_Stone wrote: Hello, I'm trying to encrypt my system partition on a new machine...

latest post: dmfrankel wrote: Hi, I am having the same problem. Since the message said "Secure b...

some miracle with long passwd(over 16 chars) with spaces..

first post: vasiliy159 wrote: 1.19 x64 win10 i tried three times(antivirus disabling(he blocks ...

Veracrypt SUDDENLY password wrong! UEFI PBA

first post: ksh214 wrote: Hi, I have no clue what could have happened, here is the situation:...

latest post: ksh214 wrote: Thanks for the answer. I have no idea where the 12 seconds came fro...

Code Plex shutting down Inquiry

first post: supernet2 wrote: Where is this project being moved/migrated to? I recently came acro...

latest post: demahum wrote: I am posting this comment just to be another one to support this pr...

Anyone here ?

first post: atakacs wrote: Hello Should we still post here or are the discussions moving to s...

latest post: atakacs wrote: Well I fully understand the concept & limitations of open source pr...

Windows 10: Command line task does not terminate.

first post: JohnHind wrote: For a long time, I have been using a script for my backups that mou...

latest post: JohnHind wrote: Thanks AdrianKIT, however I do not really care if the process has t...

Resizing encrypted system partition

first post: customer10123 wrote: Hi, I have recently resized an encrypted system partition. I remove...

CodePlex shutting down: What is the plan for VeraCrypt?

first post: Manfred wrote: Microsoft has announced that CodePlex will be shut down later in 20...

latest post: Enigma2Illusion wrote: https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/discussions/662392

Hidden Volume Without Admin Privileges

first post: suuplex wrote: I am using VeraCrypt on a Windows VM owned by someone else (as an e...

Where is the sense?

first post: StefanoFereri wrote: Hi, one thing I don't understand: Storing your files in cloud has...

latest post: testoslav wrote: StefanoFereri wrote: ... for a solution to use the cloud in a usef...

EXFat with Large Hidden Volume

first post: CR9961 wrote: If you encrypt an entire data drive formatted with EXFat and secure...

Question about the future of VeraCrypt

first post: MrBoiGuy wrote: I understand that Mr. Mounir Idrassi has recently stopped working o...

latest post: hz6531 wrote: Please see the thread linked to below for an update from Mounir: h...

Any good replacements for VeraCrypt in case it falls through? (This thread is no longer relevant)

first post: MrBoiGuy wrote: It would appear that there is no longer a need for me to search for...

latest post: mhogomchungu wrote: **MrBoiGuy wrote:** > Something that is still actively developed? ...

Encrypting hdd with existing files

first post: Mevvi wrote: Hello. If i encrypt hdd with existing files, does it leave traces o...

Upgrade Windows 10 without decrypting

first post: FlaTLin3 wrote: Hello security aware people, this week, Microsoft released their ...

latest post: veratemp wrote: Great! Thanks for the effort!

A way to specify mapper name in /dev/mapper?

first post: averacryptuser wrote: Is there a way to specify veracrypt mapper name in /dev/mapper/ ins...

Hiding my key as a dll file

first post: Howie535 wrote: I hide my 192 bit key in a phony Windows dll file like Win10.dll th...

Encryption two drives

first post: init_ wrote: Hi! I want to crypt my two hard drives (not two partitions on one h...

Mounting a decrypted VeraCrypt partition to a folder.

first post: TheDcoder wrote: Hello! As the title of this thread, Is it possible to mount a decry...

latest post: TheDcoder wrote: So far only 0 BTC donated :( Another concern, CodePlex is shutting...

Hide filename in password prompt dialogue box

first post: Tester0724 wrote: I have a standard hidden volume that I auto-mount when I start Wind...

latest post: Tester0724 wrote: Thank you so much! Very much appreciated :).

Plase add cascades with new hash algorithms

first post: VCuser wrote: Plase add cascades with new encryption algorithms that has been add...

latest post: Lurkios wrote: I'd recommend depreciating cascades, personally. The few times I've...

Enable encryption / decryption with multiple

first post: Iamus wrote: I'm trying to figure out different ways in which I could have a vol...

latest post: kavsrf wrote: Mount header is in sector 0. (note: there is backup at the end of c...

Switch or add algorithms after containter creation

first post: twmonahan wrote: Is it possible to take an existing file-hosted container and add ad...

latest post: Enigma2Illusion wrote: You cannot change the encryption algorithm of an existing VeraCrypt...

File remains in 'Recent Files' in Win10

first post: deljones wrote: I've looked around the forums before posting this but I have notice...

latest post: Lurkios wrote: The difference you're seeing between Veracrypt and Kaspersky is tha...

Move encrypted Windows 10 OS from HD to SSD?

first post: ImaBadboy wrote: PC in question is a new Dell laptop. Works well, but takes 10 minu...

latest post: kavsrf wrote: I solved the problem wia WinPE (VeraCrypt can run from PE usb) + DISM

veracrypt and cryptolocker

first post: argonauta wrote: the encrypted data within the virtual disk of veracrypt are protect...

latest post: Enigma2Illusion wrote: No. Once your computer is infected, your security and files will be...

Cancel Mounting

first post: jambeam7 wrote: Can a Cancel button be added to the mounting dialog? Please wait....

latest post: kavsrf wrote: it requires modification of kernel driver. I can not for now. http...

scrapping headers.

first post: Werewolf6851 wrote: Found this in a post. 1 - salt place is start of header (it does no...

latest post: kavsrf wrote: No. The post about ordinary volume (not system encrypted) Volume...

Mounting 4TB encrypted drive on Windows XP not working

first post: John1000 wrote: I have encrypted an external WD 4TB Book USB drive using Veracrypt ...

latest post: Napf99 wrote: If you use a 32bit XP you can't use GPT-partitions. Then you're lim...

VC hidden OS can not be accessed after encrypting decoy OS

first post: khojahay wrote: For two full days I repeated creation of hidden OS (Win 7 x64) twi...

Restoring Header / Copying Header Manually for partially overwritten volume

first post: megabyte99 wrote: I have several Veracrypt volumes that are all copies of an original...

latest post: megabyte99 wrote: Kavsrf thanks for the clarification and the link, although I am not...

VeraCrypt doesn't work very well

first post: Rallebiker wrote: Hi, I have a with VeraCrypt encrypted portable HDD. Worked fine f...

Veracrypt doesn't seem to let me create a hidden volume insing an existing container.

first post: rhamiouk wrote: I am using veracrypt 1.19 on linux. When I want to create a new hid...

latest post: phKU wrote: The direct mode option is also unavailable on mac. This limitation...

I wanna encrypt my Windows 10 OS and i have Linux Mint in another partition on the same SSD

first post: EverNow wrote: Sorry if this has been answered before but i cannot find a strait f...

latest post: kavsrf wrote: **EverNow wrote:** > So wait.. Sorry but i'm not very well informe...

How to do this simple task using VeraCrypt?

first post: EdVaplen wrote: Hi my first post here, as I finally registered, whew! What I am ...

VeraCrypt vs. dm-crypt/LUKS (Ubuntu and Debian default): Which is better?

first post: ProtectMyData wrote: I've been using Windows + VeraCrypt for the last two years, but I'm...

latest post: kavsrf wrote: LUKS main advantage is kernel level encryption(faster). VeraCrypt u...

access from two computers

first post: Peter8DG wrote: Is there a way to access my encypted drive from two computers at th...

latest post: Enigma2Illusion wrote: The documentation gives a couple of options. https://veracrypt.cod...

Can't Mount Encrypted USB Flash Drive

first post: 4horsemen wrote: A couple of days ago I created my first two encrypted drives, so ne...

Unmount on System credentials change / update

first post: Finite8 wrote: I run a Veracrypt volume on my work PC and have my personal Dropbox...

Veracrypt try to connect to a computer IP over internet

first post: user_254856 wrote: Hi, I log that veracrypt try to connect to a computer IP over in...

latest post: Cynyster wrote: ReverendBlueJeans - Yes. Once you mount the volume it operates ju...

When is VeraCrypt 1.20 to be released?

first post: Dedal wrote: Hi, any rumors when new 1.20 version gonna be released?

latest post: Dedal wrote: Thank You kavsrf, beta2 sounds like 1.20 is pretty mature.

Veracrypt on Centos 7 web server

first post: mmacomp wrote: Hi everyone, I am considering Veracrypt for a data at rest encryp...

Container (NTFS) "read only" in MacOS

first post: vx wrote: Hi! A veracrypt container: file: ABC size: 50 gb format. ntfs cr...

Deepfreeze and Timefreeze

first post: VeracryptUser01 wrote: Would Veracrypt work with a deepfreeze software or timefreeze that ...

latest post: kavsrf wrote: Probably Windows technology HORM (hibernate once restore many) has ...

Deepfreeze and Timefreeze

first post: VeracryptUser01 wrote: Would Veracrypt work with a deepfreeze software or timefreeze that ...

Im i crazy ?

first post: Periodik wrote: Hi guys, So i just formatted my PC and was about to en-encrypt my...

latest post: kavsrf wrote: Probably you encrypt system in BIOS legacy mode(old). It contains l...

[Security risk] Veracrypt remembering last opened location

first post: Europa2010AD wrote: Even though I have "Never save history" enabled (and it works prope...

latest post: Europa2010AD wrote: **kavsrf wrote:** > Probably this is Fast startup aka Hybrid boot a...

SSD and Veracrypt Containers Clarification

first post: KevTheRev13 wrote: Hi. Long time user of VeraCrypt containers on my HDD. I recently up...

Creation of Rescue Disk not allowed

first post: CarlosCharV wrote: I am using Veracrypt under Windows 10 to encrypt a data folder (wit...

My Volume not opened with the correct password

first post: StarStarr wrote: I selected my correct volume and wrote the correct password but th...

latest post: kavsrf wrote: Try "use backup header" option

Containers in External Drives and Corruption

first post: A2090 wrote: I am new to Veracrypt and would like to have several containers sto...

latest post: kavsrf wrote: It can be like an any ordinary disk. It is not related to encryptio...

best way to encrypt usb external hard drive with media files?

first post: userbee wrote: I have an external hard drive that has a lot of movies and other me...

VeraCrypt only shows one partition on my USB drive

first post: codingbeaver wrote: I created three partitions on my USB drive, but when I try to encry...

Hidden os with encrypted os

first post: Aroly7 wrote: Hi is there any possibility to create encrypted os and like: C:\ -...

latest post: Aroly7 wrote: Hi kavsrf, I get over it I have created vm in hidden volume, but th...

10 Hour bootload, please help!

first post: OrangeGoblin wrote: Hi All I recently changed my password as I was told I may have had...

latest post: kavsrf wrote: Default PIM is 485. So you can estimate login time. Another possi...

Access denied error at Collecting Random Data

first post: mlgordon26 wrote: First time user, so bear with me. I have downloaded and installed V...

Long password decryption time

first post: peterreb wrote: Hi, I encrypted my systemdrive using a password with 12 characters...

latest post: peterreb wrote: Update: the notebook uses UEFI, the desktop still BIOS. I assume th...

Hidden volume question

first post: someone9999 wrote: So I tried out the hidden volume on a SSD. Let's say my SSD is 100G...

latest post: someone9999 wrote: So it sounds like I misconfigured the hidden volume when I was foll...

Hidded operating system on a brand new SSD

first post: VeraSSDcrypt wrote: Hi to all the community here I have a very important and urgent qu...

Do I need to create one VeraCrypt rescue disk for each disk I encrypt?

first post: lonelyseeker wrote: Hi, I need to encrypt about 10 disks. They'll all use same passwo...

latest post: lonelyseeker wrote: Thank you kavsrf, appreciate your responses and help.

Veracrypt volume missing after computer restart

first post: Vyasang72 wrote: I had created a Veracrypt volume / container on a 32 GB USB drive u...

Problem mounting volume using script

first post: CNF wrote: I've just moved from TC to VC but can't seem to mount volume using ...

latest post: CNF wrote: Thanks Adrian. That worked nicely. Regards, Charles

Using VeraCrypt though CMD or Terminal to create encrypted File containers ...

first post: Le_Test wrote: Dear All , I am really new to this so please bare with me , So...

latest post: cbeerse wrote: The above just somehow got me hooked. I'm in the process of definin...

AES+Twofish+Serpent too slow for system drive?

first post: Deckard2019 wrote: Hi. I would like to encrypt my system drives. One is a 525GB SSD (C...

latest post: Enigma2Illusion wrote: **Deckard2019 wrote:** > Thanx for the link. > Is updating to 1.20 ...

Email encrypted file

first post: fkoskotas wrote: Hello, I wish to email an encrypted file to a friend. How do they...

latest post: ReverendBlueJeans wrote: My knowledge of VeraCrypt is embarrassingly low (as I recently admi...

Are mounted Veracrypt volumes searchable?

first post: ReverendBlueJeans wrote: I'm a total newbie and have not downloaded or used VeraCrypt yet, s...

How to update to a new version of Veracrypt?

first post: Deckard2019 wrote: Hi. I would like to know how to update to a new version of Veracry...

How to update to a new version of Veracrypt?

first post: Deckard2019 wrote: Hi. I would like to know how to update to a new version of Veracry...

VeraCrypt Error on Raspberry Pi 2, Raspbian Jessie Lite

first post: Anirr wrote: I am having trouble with the Raspberry version of VeraCrypt. I have...

Linux: Mount encrypted device withOUT sudo

first post: frmcbhcp wrote: Hi, all works fine (creating encrypted device, mounting single de...

latest post: frmcbhcp wrote: no ideas?

Failing Hard Drive - Best Practise?

first post: Cynyster wrote: Hello, I have been using Truecrypt for years and switched to Verac...

latest post: kavsrf wrote: keys locations are 128K at 0 sector and last 128K (end of disk) to...

Mounting raw image of disk

first post: frapvi wrote: I have a raw disk image (created with dd) of a disk that had full d...

Streebog vs SHA-512

first post: newbie89 wrote: Which algorithm is stronger? Thanks for your time and please forgiv...

Container

first post: Human1 wrote: Hello, I would like to know if the updates of Veracrypt make it n...

latest post: Enigma2Illusion wrote: Hello, In general, you do not need to recreate any VeraCrypt volum...

Installing additional OS

first post: cel09 wrote: Hello Originally I had Windows 10 as a single operating system wh...

Escaping a password entered on a Windows command line

first post: DavidONe wrote: When mounting a volume from a Windows command line, how do I escape...

latest post: DavidONe wrote: AdrianKIT, Yes, at the very least I was having issues with " (doub...

Problem with veracrypt installation

first post: rubempro wrote: hi I'm trying to install veracrypt 1.19 on linuxMint 18 Sarah and...

SSD pagefile/hiberfile

first post: Lurkios wrote: For the past several years I've been avoiding encrypting my system ...

latest post: Alex512 wrote: Yes, there are: 1. You can use the MS windows built in FSUTIL comma...

VeraCrypt Rescue Disk - Is it unique to each system drive

first post: JonathanMAU wrote: Hi Everyone, After some google wasn't able to dig up a definitive...

latest post: Enigma2Illusion wrote: Hello, No. You need to perform the following actions using the Res...

How to turn on evil made protection ?

first post: Sybot wrote: How to turn on evil made protection ? Thx Can't see this function...

latest post: Sybot wrote: Any news to turn on this feature by default ? like here - http://im...

Need guidance on encrypting a 2nd hard drive

first post: taugrim wrote: I have a laptop with 2 built-in hard drives. The 1st hard drive is...

latest post: taugrim wrote: **taugrim wrote:** > I'm going to try #2 above, i.e. trying to use ...

Veracrypt.fr ?

first post: sburns90 wrote: Is the website https://www.veracrypt.fr/en/ legitimately run by ...

Any remote unlock options?

first post: mike503 wrote: Trying to build a computer that will support remote access in to th...

latest post: kavsrf wrote: It is not clear. You need special VeraCrypt loader to work via seri...

System drive PIM default value? Boot loader works, rescue disk does not

first post: TomServ0 wrote: I am trying to address a corrupted Windows boot partition issue. T...

Question to Version 1.19

first post: PrivateParts wrote: hi, i have a question: i encrypted my external hard drive over 6 ...

Questions from a Newbie....

first post: stebrick wrote: Hi there, I am a new user of Veracrypt and is quite new to this fi...

latest post: HawkTroy wrote: You can access a VeraCrypt encrypted hard drive on any computer whe...

Encrypting External harddrive

first post: moealza wrote: Encrypted my external HDD. Whats happens if the PC where I have Ver...

latest post: HawkTroy wrote: It can be accessed on any computer where VeraCrypt is installed. Do...

Slow write speeds from NTFS to Veracrypt

first post: makada wrote: Hello. First off, VeraCrypt is very nice as it enables me to encry...

latest post: xRudik wrote: https://veracrypt.codeplex.com/discussions/660170 - similar issue.

Move from TC to VC - has not gone well

first post: kevvyb wrote: Hi I have been a long time TC user. Just got a new laptop that w...

Missing Hash algorithms for system drive encryption

first post: santost12 wrote: I had a hard drive encrypted and I wanted to change the algorithm a...

latest post: santost12 wrote: Same results with older version.

After encryption i can't boot up (0xc000225 - winload.efi)

first post: elefantxx wrote: Good evening. I tried to encrypt my system partition today (All m...

latest post: robinout wrote: Samething happened to me. And I fixed it. So thats how I did follo...

usb 3.0 drive encrypted - how to lose the 'you need to format the disk in drive' message.

first post: techguyone wrote: This is not a file that's encrypted it's the whole drive. I'm ner...

latest post: techguyone wrote: Yes that's right. I've redone it now by zapping the lot, getting r...

Keyfiles too small

first post: mystd wrote: Let me explain: If a computer is compromised with a keylogger and t...

latest post: kavsrf wrote: This is long story. Problem is platform trusted. See TCG etc. Solu...

VeraCrypt cease to respond

first post: tom_s43 wrote: I have VeraCrypt installed on a MacBook Air running MacOS Sierra. W...

Does Veracrypt works with a 72 TB large volume?

first post: DavidXanatos wrote: I'm looking forward to encrypt my RAID array. I'm wondering if ve...

latest post: kavsrf wrote: Rare configuration. I do not have experience with large volumes. (2...

Veracrypt portable for Xubuntu?

first post: Aloysius23698 wrote: Hello, At home, my computer is under Xubuntu 16.04, but at work w...

1.20 Beta Release - Feedback or Issues

first post: Enigma2Illusion wrote: December 06, 2016 version 1.20 BETA 1 has been released. Click on t...

latest post: Enigma2Illusion wrote: December 30, 2016 version 1.20 BETA 2 has been released. Click on t...