To set up View in FIPS mode, you must first enable FIPS mode in the Windows environment. Then you install all the View components in FIPS mode.

The option to install View in FIPS mode is available only if FIPS mode is enabled in the Windows environment. For more information about enabling FIPS mode in Windows, see
Note: View Administrator does not indicate whether View is running in FIPS mode.

To install View in FIPS mode, perform the following View administrative tasks.