How to Access the Dell Encryption Personal \ Dell Data Protection Personal Edition Local Management Console

How to Access the Dell Encryption Personal \ Dell Data Protection Personal Edition Local Management Console


The Local Management Console (LMC) is used to manage the encryption and behavior of Dell Encryption Personal (formerly Dell Data Protection | Personal Edition).


Affected Products:

Dell Data Protection | Personal Edition
Dell Encryption Personal

Affected Versions:

v7.0 and later




The LMC can be opened through:

To access the LMC through System Tray:

  1. On the endpoint with Dell Encryption Personal, click on the arrow in the bottom right of the system tray.

  1. Right click the Dell Encryption Personal and select .

Once opened, the LMC can be used to:

  • Manage Encryption
  • Change Administrative Password
  • Escrow Recovery Keys
  • Transfer or Import Settings
  • Modify Templates
  • Modify Policies
  • Identify Product Version
  • Hide Windows Encryption Icon

To access the LMC through File Options:

  • On the endpoint with Dell Encryption Personal, right click any file and select Open Dell Encryption.

Once opened, the LMC can be used to:

  • Manage Encryption
  • Change Administrative Password
  • Escrow Recovery Keys
  • Transfer or Import Settings
  • Modify Templates
  • Modify Policies
  • Identify Product Version
  • Hide Windows Encryption Icon

For support, US-based customers may contact Dell Data Security ProSupport at 877.459.7304, Option 1, Ext. 4310039, or via the Chat Portal. To contact support outside the US, reference ProSupport’s International Contact Numbers. For additional insights and resources, visit the Dell Security Community Forum.


Article ID: SLN301312

Last Date Modified: 06/27/2018 09:18 AM


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