Check that computers are encrypted

If you set up a Full disk encryption policy to protect the data on endpoint computers from being read or changed by unauthorized persons, drives on these computers should be encrypted.

To check that computers are encrypted:

  1. Select the group of computers you want to check.
  2. If you want to check computers in any subgroups, select At this level and below in the drop-down list.
  3. On the Status tab, look in the Full disk encryption column.
    Alternatively, go to the Encryption tab.
The Full disk encryption column shows the encryption status of the computers. The column can be empty for the following reasons:
Check the Encryption Event Viewer to find out if an encryption error occurred. The relevant error is displayed there.