Is creating GPG keys with MailVelope as secure as using a program?

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Sun Sep 18 15:09:45 CEST 2016

I installed MailVelope not long ago and I was wondering if creating my
GPG keys with this extension within the browser is as secure as
installing a GPG program in my computer to do this and then import the

I also see that key creation settings in MailVelope is fixed at RSA
4096bit and it can not be changed. But this is fine, I don't really care
about settings, I am only concerned about security.

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