Query to add Adminuser to Encrypting File System


  • Hi,

    Does anyone know how to add adminuser to Encrypting File System policy ? The requirement is to enable EFS policy on all servers in a domain.

    • Edited by Shalton Monday, May 30, 2016 5:58 AM
    Monday, May 30, 2016 5:33 AM


  • Hi,
    By default, the Administrator account has this certificate and is configured as the data recovery agent in EFS policy which is included in the Default Domain Policy.
    If you want add another admin user, you could choose to add a recovery agent for a domain. Detail steps are listed in:

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    • Marked as answer by Shalton Tuesday, May 31, 2016 5:07 AM
    Tuesday, May 31, 2016 2:39 AM