Encrypting Data with Guard

Encrypting Email Conversations with Autocrypt

12.3.2. Managing Autocrypt keys

The following options exist:

How to display the list of Autocrypt keys:

  1. Click the Settings icon in the menu bar. Click on All settings.

    The Settings window opens.

  2. Click on Security in the left pane. Click on Guard.

  3. Enable Show advanced settings. Items for managing keys and for the Autocrypt settings will be displayed.

  4. Click on Autocrypt Keys below Keys. The Autocrypt Keys window opens. It displays a list of Autocrypt keys.

    To show details, click on a key ID.

How to verify an Autocrypt key in the Autocrypt Keys window:

  1. Verify a key by comparing its displayed fingerprint with the correct fingerprint. You get the correct fingerprint from the sender of the email the key was imported from.

  2. To verify the key, enable Verified.

How to delete an Autocrypt key in the Autocrypt Keys window:

  1. Click the Delete icon next to a key.

  2. Confirm that you want to delete the key.

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