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Encrypt a whole note?

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Reminder please (google is not helping):

I have one note where the entire note is encrypted, not merely some of the content.

Trouble is, I can't remember how I did it!

Help, please? TIA

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If the note is all text,  that's just normal encryption.  If the note is an attached file in a particular format (PDF, DOCX etc) then you may have password-protected the contents.

Maybe?

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11 hours ago, TdeV said:

Reminder please (google is not helping):

I have one note where the entire note is encrypted, not merely some of the content.

Trouble is, I can't remember how I did it!

Help, please? TIA

Encryption worked a bit differently pre new tables?

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@TdeV Can you post a screenshot of what you're seeing? We've never offered the ability to encrypt an entire note, so I'm interested to see what you're observing. Hopefully, we can figure out a solution from there. Let me know if you have any other questions!

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1 hour ago, Shane D. said:

@TdeV Can you post a screenshot of what you're seeing? We've never offered the ability to encrypt an entire note, so I'm interested to see what you're observing. Hopefully, we can figure out a solution from there. Let me know if you have any other questions!

You can't select a note and encrypt it, but if your note is wholly text, then you can select it all and encrypt that. Maybe that's what's going on.

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You used to be able to encrypt an entire table in one fell swoop, or whatever text might be continuous.  But never a whole note of mixed content.

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On 12/6/2018 at 2:31 PM, jefito said:

... if your note is wholly text, then you can select it all and encrypt that. Maybe that's what's going on.

Maybe. I have used Control+A on another note, and encrypted that. However, I was not asked for a password, so I'll have to find out more about that. And I don't seem to be able to change the hint (by unencrypting then re-encrypting the text). So, I have some experimentation required!

Edited to add: The note is a list of passwords so, no, I can't post it.

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17 minutes ago, TdeV said:

The note is a list of passwords so, no, I can't post it.

You said the note is encrypted2112982655_ScreenShot2018-12-07at15_41_27.png.b46935abf8601b50baddb8feddcced48.png

I have no concerns posting this screenshot of my secret passwords

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