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OpenPGP & Enigmail

Quick start guide

Install GnuPG on local computer

Windows uses version 1.4.11 as of 10 February 2011 - accept default settings

Install right Enigmail package for your system.
Download the .xpi file to desktop and then use add-ons in Thunderbird and Seamonkey to install the package from the locally-saved file.

Inside Enigmail, import local copy of my pre-established key files from my local computer.
Import both the pubring.gpg and the secring.pgp
(Delete any old keys there)

Remember the key passphrase is stored securely elsewhere.

Import other people’s keys from

enigmail_setup_and_gnupg_keys.1297357001.txt.gz · Last modified: 2011/02/10 11:56 by juckins