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Date: 2004Dec7
Updated: 2010jan21
Product: Thunderbird
OS: Windows

Q.  How can I get GPG working with Thunderbird?

A.  Here's what I did:

- Downloaded GPG for Windows and unzipped in c:\Program Files\gpg
- Used regedit to set HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\GNU\GnuPG\HomeDir to c:\docs\keys
- Imported my PGP settings:
cd c:\Program Files\gpg gpg --import < "c:\docs\PGP Keyrings\pubring.pkr" gpg --import < "c:\docs\PGP Keyrings\secring.skr"
- Download Enigmail to c:\temporary - Installed with Thunderbird's Tools - Extensions - Restart Thunderbird - Back at Tools - Extensions set the path to gpg.exe - Send a test mail to myself - Sent a test mail to a friend

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