Very Newbie Questions

John Clizbe JPClizbe at
Sun Dec 17 07:09:21 CET 2006

Tom - Hwy101 wrote:
> I am a XP Pro User, Thunderbird - I got the extension for Thunderbird to
> do GnuPG...

That would be Enigmail

> and have the executable to Install the Encryption program.

Double-click the executable and accept the defaults to install GnuPG

> I mainly want to ´Sign´my msgs at this point and not Encrypt, is this
> possible to just Sign without a lot of hassle?


> Or to setup to default that way so I don't have to choose to Sign and
> not encrypt?

Yep, Quite simply.  Let me direct you to the GnuPG Installation and
Configuration page we wrote at http:/

Most common questions are answered at

You can get answers to Enigmail-specific questions on the mailing list,
enigmail at You can subscribe to the list at Subscribing isn't necessary, but
your posts will be seen a lot faster as nonsubscribers are moderated.

John P. Clizbe                      Inet:   John (a)
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