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You can now drag icons into the toolbar or remove them as you like. Repeat the passphrase, just to be sure there's no typo. I used Enigmail setup wizard, installing gpg4win for 1st time, but it failed to backup up revocation certificate, saying something like 'failed to accept your passphrase'. The message could not be sent because the connection to SMTP server smtp.gmail.com timed out. More about the author

Then click Continue. How to set up an account to use it with Enigmail is explained here. If you are already an Enigmail user and you want to restore on the current machine a previously backed up configuration, select I want to import my settings from a previous Could anyone answering pls explain in simple terms.

On trying to send test email to Edward, I received error msg "Sending of message failed. Please don't fill out this field. This I did as root.

This is the case if e.g. Hints for choosing a good passphrase can be found here. If that is not the case, please do so. Selection of components (there's only one and compulsory component).

Thunderbird is installed system-wide. Retrieved from "https://enigmail.wiki/index.php?title=Quick_start&oldid=546" Navigation menu Personal tools Wiki.WikiLog inRequest account Namespaces Page Discussion Variants Views Read View source View history More Search Navigation Main page Recent changes Random page Help Tools This wizard will guide you through all steps to configure Enigmail and have it ready to use. The following dialogs will guide you through a basic setup.

Click Next. Installation of GnuPG (Mac) The following screenshots show the installation of the Mac OS X version of GnuPG: Double click on Install.pkg to proceed. I then set up Enigmail preferences in Thunderbird as a user. You may cancel this wizard any time and (re)start it from the menu.

Until now the are just on my HDD. >>I tried to sign a testmail, but I always get the "failed to initialize >>enigmail" error. >>The Thunderbird Enigmail-menu also has a "Generate The message could not be sent because connecting to SMTP server smtp.gmail.com failed. Here you can choose whether to have Enigmail configured to work on all your email accounts and identities, or only for some. Click Next.

You can read about all topics in detail by perusing the rest of this documentation. my review here Please verify that your SMTP server settings are correct and try again, or contact the server administrator." I get this error msg: "Enigmail: Error in accessing Enigmail service To permanently avoid Also from here you can access your Enigmail Preferences (expert view is already activated) via the Preferences button. In particular, by now we assume that Thunderbird is installed, all email accounts and identities are set up and hence you can receive and send (unencrypted/unsigned) e-mail; Enigmail is installed but

Hints for choosing a good passphrase can be found here. Click Next. The next screenshots show the installation of the Windows version of GnuPG, provided by the Gpg4win project. click site Restart Thunderbird, and the Setup Wizard window will appear.

Click Next. If you have any doubts or questions, please write back. Please don't fill out this field.

If you would like to know more about key generation, read here.

On Linux - no matter which distribution - there is almost always a version of GnuPG included, so this step is not needed there. You will be asked to choose a passphrase to protect your key pair. Content is available under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. The wizard will guide you through the possibilities.

Creating a revocation certificate is highly recommended as if you lose your key or forget your passphrase, you can use this revocation certificate to revoke your key. Start using Thunderbird with Enigmail When you start writing a mail, you will now notice a new Enigmail toolbar below the normal toolbar of the Compose window. Contents 1 The Setup Wizard 1.1 Installation of GnuPG (Windows) 1.2 Installation of GnuPG (Mac) 1.3 Standard configuration (for beginners) 1.4 Extended configuration (for advanced users) 1.5 Manual configuration (for experts) http://axishost.net/error-accessing/error-accessing-ole.php Clicking the button Key Management will bring you to the Key Management of Enigmail, where you can manually generate a key.

Extended configuration (for advanced users) The following screens appear if you selected the extended configuration option on the first page of the Setup Wizard. choosing an existing key instead of creating a new key. Save it in a safe location outside of your computer. Are there any good links that will help explain the setup?

The other components are not necessary for Enigmail: GPGMail is a plugin for Apple Mail; GPG Keychain Access is a key administration utility outside of Enigmail; GPGServices is a tool to Click Finish. When done add GnuPG's directory to XP's PATH environment variable. The Setup Wizard has finished its job, and Enigmail is now ready to use.

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