We’ve already shown you which software is needed to use Cryptoucan™ with Thunderbird on Windows and Linux, and how to install it. Now it’s time to learn the same for use with Outlook on Windows. Video of the installation process included!
In this blogpost we will show you how to install Gpg4win which is software bundle essential for safe communication as it takes care of encryption and signing your e-mails. The version of Gpg4win that we are going to install has Cryptoucan™ related patches.
If you want to see the installation guide, click here
During the process of installation, you’re going to come across a selection of components you may or may not want to install. Here’s what they are for:
Picture 1: All the available components of Gpg4win as seen during the installation
Out of this list, we want to install GpgOL as it adds the options of encryption, decryption and signing to your Outlook e-mail client. We also want to install Kleopatra as it’s the best for managing public keys of people you want to securely communicate with. The rest is up to you.
And that’s all for the installation!
Video 1: Cryptoucan™ usage: Installing Outlook plug-ins
That’s all for this week’s article, thank you for reading. See you next week!
1. More info: https://www.gpg4win.org/
2. More info: https://www.gpg4win.org/about.html