AIP client and classification for students

The Azure Information Protection client (classic) is the original downloadable client for organizations that use Azure Information Protection to classify and protect documents and emails, or use a Rights Management service to protect their data.

If the API client is not installed on your machine then it can be installed from:

One should use the classic version of the AIP client. When you press the Download button, select AzInfoProtection.exe.

To classify documents, you can right-click on a document and select “Classify and protect”.

Log in with if prompted.

Then select the most suitable classification for the selected document.

You can find more useful information about classification of files here.

If you work from a Mac and are going to classify, you can do this through the Student Home Office. The AIP client should be installed there.