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Editing privacy settings

nextcloudPrivacy is a very important issue. Nextcloud allows you make some key decisions around privacy. This article shows you how.


Start by logging on with an admin account.

  1. Go to your Avatar > Settings.
  2. Click Privacy in the left pane.
    1. Encryption: Check this box if your data is encrypted on the server.
    2. Where is your data?: Select the country where your data is stored.

From this screen you can also see who has access to your data. These are important GDPR considerations, and Nextcloud users will see these settings when they log on and go to their Settings page and click Privacy.

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