Make sure 'Encrypting system files' is checked · 3. Click the lock symbol next to the encrypting button so that it is not a blank icon but a full screen image. · 4. On the encrypting sheet that appears, enter the password. · 5. Click the 'Change password' button. · 6. Repeat steps 3 and 4 for each one of your Apple account passwords. · If you have multiple accounts you can use those passwords as well. Note: Some Macs have their own built-in password managers. One of such is called photo and allows you to access all of your accounts, including iCloud. How to Encrypt Files on your Mac — Security Girl Sep 6, 2023 — If you have a Mac and a Windows 10 user, make sure you are both on the same network! And, no, that means using an encrypted network… The easiest way to encrypt files on your Mac is with BitLocker for Mac. If it's a Windows 10 user, use FileVault, then encrypt the file with a password or passcode to encrypt. · 1. Use the 'Disk Sharing' app to securely share and mount your disks. · 2. Make sure the user that is running Windows 10 is also on the same network as your Mac. · 3. To decrypt the files, you'll have to use the FileVault Manager. (You can learn more about FileVault in its own page at this blog.) How to Encrypt Files on Mac — Cineworld Sep 7, 2023 — This is for Mac users looking to encrypt files. Here's what you need to do. 1. Start Safari. 2. Click the File menu, and choose 'View' from the main menu. 3. Select 'Show hidden files and folders in Finder'. 4. Click on the menu that says 'Show files in folder', and 'Go to Folder' > 'Go to Folder…'. 5. Click the Open File... button in the menu that pops up. 6. Type the password and click OK. 7. Find the file you want to encrypt, and click it. […] Why Encrypt Your Files? Jul 15, 2023 — “If you must have a decryption key you should encrypt your hard drive.” In theory, it is impossible to decrypt files that are being encrypted without the decryption key. — The Cryptography Web.