Monitor encryption status of Time Machine volumes

Learn how to monitor the encryption status of Time Machine volumes.


The "Monitor encryption status of Time Machine volumes" Parameter alerts you if devices are using Time Machine to back up to an unencrypted network or local disk.

  1. To enable this parameter, toggle the switch on the right-hand side.
  2. You can silence alerts for this parameter by clicking the bell icon.
  3. You can toggle alerts on or off for if Time Machine backups are enabled.

As with all parameters, it is ideal to test before pushing any changes to production Mac devices. 

For more detailed information on Parameters, see the Parameters section of our Knowledge Base.