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[Discuss] TrueCrypt on a network Drive

> From: at [mailto:discuss-
> at] On Behalf Of aldo albanese
> Hi Rich,
> If I?understand?it right, the user needs to dismount the drive after they are
> done with it. ?What about they forget to do it or the computer
> reboots?accidentally, are the?screw?

It should survive a reboot (but no guarantees).  It should fail to mount simultaneously on a second machine (hopefully).  There are some ways to get screwed if you're not diligent about this...

If you're intending to pass the volume back and forth between different computers, I would suggest using a different solution, such as encfs4win, or boxcryptor. 

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