How to decrypt an OpenPGP encrypted email?

You will need to have concerned OpenPGP keypair present in your Mailfence account keystore, whose public key was used to encrypt the email.

  1. Go to Messages and click on Inbox.
  2. Open the encrypted message that you would like to decrypt and click on Decrypt it.
  3. Enter your OpenPGP key pair/Personal key passphrase and click on OK.

Make sure to Import/Add the OpenPGP public key of the sender to be able to view OpenPGP signature (if present) validation message.

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