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Gilisoft Private Disk User Guide

What is a Private Disk?

Private Disk is an encrypted file which is a virtual disk image file of GiliSoft Private Disk. You can store personal or important data on it. It can be mounted as a "virtual drive" that appears to applications and users like any other physical drive. Any data that the user attempts to write to this drive is intercepted by kernal driver, encrypted, and written to the volume file.

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How to make a Private Disk on USB disk?

Select "Create a Private Disk" on step 1.
Step 2: Select "Make a Private Disk on USB disk" on step 2.
Set the other attribute of the Private Disk (USB Drive, Letter, Size, Password) and then click "Finish" button to create it.

How to make a Private Disk on HDD disk?

Select "Create a Private Disk" on step 1.
Select "Make a Private Disk on HDD disk " on step 2.
Set the other attribute of the Private Disk (Image File, Letter, Size, Password) and then click "Finish" button to create it.

How to Hide(protect) the Private Disk on HDD disk?

To protect the Private Disk on HDD disk, you can select "Protect the Private Disk after unmount" when you unmount a private disk.

How to Show(unprotect) the protected Private Disk on HDD disk?

Select "Mount or edit a Private Disk" on step 1.
Select the Private Disk from Hidden list on step 2 and enter password.
Select "Unprotect the Private Disk" on step 3.

How to copy the Private Disk from HDD disk to a USB disk?

Select "Mount or edit a Private Disk" on step 1.
Select the Private Disk from Hidden list or on HDD disk on step 2.
Select "Install onto USB disk." on step 3.

How to copy the Private Disk from a USB disk to another USB disk?

Select "Mount or edit a Private Disk" on step 1.
Select the Private Disk on USB disk on step 2.
Select "Install onto USB disk." on step 3.

How to change password of Private Disk on HDD disk?

Double click the Private Disk.
Enter the password then Click Open >> Change Password.
Enter your new password then click Change button to change password.

How to change password of Private Disk on USB disk?

Double click the agent.exe in "{PRIVATE-DISK-WORK}" folder.
Enter the password then Click Open >> Change Password.
Enter your new password then click Change button to change password.

How to uninstall the Private Disk on USB disk?

Double click the agent.exe in "{PRIVATE-DISK-WORK}" folder.
Enter the password then Click Open >> Change Password.
Now you can delete "{PRIVATE-DISK-WORK}" folder.

How to mount the Private Disk on USB disk?

Double click the agent.exe in "{PRIVATE-DISK-WORK}" folder.
Enter the password and Click Open button. If needed,you can check "Open private disk as read-only mode".

How to unmount the Private Disk on USB disk?

Close the explorer window which open the disk and Click Exit menu item from tray icon of program.

How to mount the of Private Disk on HDD disk?

1. When the Private disk is not protected.

Double click the Private Disk.
Enter the right password and Click Open button.

2. When the Private disk is protected.

Select "Mount or edit a Private Disk" on step 1.
Select the Private Disk from Hidden list or on HDD disk on step 2.
Enter the right password and then click on the "Next" button.
Select the mount letter and click on the "OK" button on step 3.

How to unmount the Private Disk on HDD disk?

1. When the Private disk is not protected

Close the explorer window and Click Exit menu item from tray icon of program.

2. When the Private disk is protected.

Select "Unmount a Private disk" on step 1.

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