Modifying your encryption password in Cloud Archives - Cloud Archives 5.7 GA

Cloud Archives User Guide 5.7 GA

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Cloud Archives 5.7 GA
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Guides > User guides
English (United States)
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Security Center unified platform > Cloud Archives

Your video files are encrypted before they are uploaded to the cloud and they are decrypted when you want to watch playback video. You can change the password that is used to encrypt and decrypt your video files.

What you should know

If you change the encryption password, you will not be able to watch the video archives that are already uploaded to the cloud.


  1. Open the Cloud Archives Config Tool.

  2. Click Modify license > Modify password.

  3. Enter an encryption password, and click Save.
  4. To confirm the change, click Change password.
  5. If needed, click Start uploading archives to the cloud.


The new password is used to encrypt the video archives.