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Obtaining Encryption Key


  1. Click on the New Mail button, or, click New Message on the Message menu to create a blank message.

  2. In the To field, type in your e-mail address or another person's e-mail address.

  3. Add text to the Subject and body areas of the message window.

  4. Click the Digitally sign message icon to request that the message be digitally signed. The icon has a picture of an envelope with a red ribbon over it (the ribbon turns red when your mouse hovers over the toolbar button).

  5. Click Send to send the signed message.

  6. If you are using a smart card, the Select Card dialog box appears if the requested card is not present in the reader. Select the reader where the card is inserted, and click OK.

    When you are prompted for your PIN, type your PIN and click then OK.

  7. If the message does not disappear from your Outbox, click the Send and Receive button to manually send the message to your outbound mail server.


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