Set Up Guides and Other Information
Below you will find set up guides for Thunderbird and Apple Mail.
GPG (GNU Privacy Guard) is software that uses the OpenPGP standard to encrypt email.
Installing GPG on your computer
Using GPG with your Email Client
Thunderbird with Enigmail
Apple Mail with GPGMail 2
Further Information about OpenPGP
- Using OpenPGP – Some things you need to know (in progress) – some useful details
- Pretty Good Privacy – Link to Wikipedia where PGP encryption is explained
If you know someone who uses email encryption it might be worth talking to them before you start using it yourself. They will probably be aware of any information not contained in our beginners guides that might be relevant to you. If you don’t know anyone, you can always contact Runbox Support so we can advise you on the best way to use encryption for your particular needs.