8.2 Encrypt Macros

Use this procedure to enable macro encryption in a customized deployment. This feature applies to Extra! Basic macros.

To encrypt macros

  1. Run the Custom Install Wizard and follow the on-screen instructions.

  2. On screen 12, select Encrypt macros. This option makes other macro encryption options available and causes Extra! macros to be encrypted when saved in the macro editor.

    NOTE:You can unencrypt a macro by deselecting this option in the Global Preferences dialog box, and then saving the macro in its authoring application.

  3. (Optional) Select one or more of the following:

    • Encrypt existing macros when they execute. This option encrypts macros after they are run.

    • Execute only encrypted macros. This option prohibits any unencrypted macros from running.