This article describes the Encryption Desktop Setup Assistant. The Setup Assistant guides you through the initial setup of Symantec Encryption Desktop including licensing, creating PGP keys, and enabling PGP Messaging for email encryption.
In Symantec Encryption Management Server environments, Encryption Desktop clients may also be prompted by Drive Encryption to automatically encrypt system disks.
After rebooting the computer, the Encryption Desktop Setup Assistant is displayed. If the Setup Assistant does not automatically start, click Start > All Programs > Startup > PGP Tray.
PGP Messaging allows you to automatically detect mail accounts for email encryption as well as automatically encrypt AOL Instant Messenger conversations.