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Encrypted message holotape is a holodisk in Fallout 4. It can be used at any Institute terminal to make contact with the Railroad's guardian angel, Patriot.

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Transcript[edit | edit source]

This header is displayed when the voice recording is downloaded to any terminal of the Institute.

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Transmitting $TTomKey...
Symmetric key found...
Handshake successful.
Command?

This header is displayed when the voice recording is downloaded to any non-Institute terminal

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**ERROR: NO NETWORK DETECTED**

Message from Tom[edit | edit source]

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The Big D demanded a tutorial be included, so here it is.

Short version: Plug this into any Institute terminal and copy the message.

Long version: PATRIOT's been sending us short coded messages for years using an evil little encryption scheme. It was a bitch and a half to reverse-engineer (PATRIOT's got skill!), but I nailed it. Put this holotape on any Institute terminal and it'll deliver a gift-wrapped message straight to PATRIOT. You're going into the belly of the beast, friend, don't trust anything.

TT out

Copy encrypted message[edit | edit source]

This entry is only available after copying the encrypted message to the Institute's terminal. Access to this command activates an emergency response for the quest Underground Undercover.

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Copying Message001.
Copy comple%*)!XJ*@($BREAK$BREAK
%Detected foreign program "!HolotapeHijack"
Copying UrgentReply001 from terminal.
Copy complete.

Read "UrgentReply001"[edit | edit source]

This entry is available after the encrypted message has been copied to the Institute's terminal.

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Acknowledged. Meet at the Advanced Systems maintenance room.

Related quest[edit | edit source]

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