Instance Property


A Boolean value indicating whether content protection is active.


var isProtectedDataAvailable: Bool { get }


The value of this property is false if data protection is enabled and the device is currently locked. The value of this property is set to true if the device is unlocked or if content protection is not enabled.

When the value of this property is false, files that were assigned the complete or completeUnlessOpen protection key cannot be read or written by your app. The user must unlock the device before your app can access them.

See Also

Determining the Availability of Protected Content

class let protectedDataDidBecomeAvailableNotification: NSNotification.Name

Posted when the protected files become available for your code to access.

class let protectedDataWillBecomeUnavailableNotification: NSNotification.Name

Posted shortly before protected files are locked down and become inaccessible.