PGP NetShare enables specific users to share protected files in a shared space, such as on a corporate file server, in a shared folder, or on removable media such as a USB drive.
The files are protected by encryption, but continue to appear as normal application filesNotepad, Microsoft Word, HTML, Microsoft Excel, and so on. Applications can directly read from and write to the files.
To decrypt individual files within a PGP NetShare folder, an advanced option for PGP NetShare must be enabled. This setting is enabled in the Options of PGP Desktop.
Click the PGP Tray icon in the Windows System Tray.
Select Options. The PGP Options are displayed.
Click the NetShare tab and then place a checkmark next to Protect individual files.
Click OK to save the setting.
After enabling the Protect individual files option, you can decrypt individual files in a PGP NetShare folder. To decrypt an individual file, right-click the file and select PGP Desktop > Remove <filename> from PGP NetShare. Click Next to confirm file decryption.
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