Private Key

Tobias Vij's Avatar

Tobias Vij

10 May, 2017 01:26 PM

Hi i have accidentally deleted my private key on my Mac would there be anyway to get it back

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Steve on 11 May, 2017 01:09 PM

    Steve's Avatar

    Hi Tobias,

    welcome to the GPGTools support platform. Sorry you are having problems using GPG Suite.

    This KB-article explains what to do if you forgot your password or lost access to your secret key.

    Let me know if you need more help after going through that KB.

    All the best,
    steve

  2. 2 Posted by Tee Vij on 11 May, 2017 04:04 PM

    Tee Vij's Avatar

    Hi mate so pretty much I deleted my private key and I'm still not sure what to do even after you sent me this information could you please do a step to step quite on how to get it back thanks

    Sent from my iPhone

    On 11 May 2017, at 14:09, Steve <[email blocked]<mailto:[email blocked]>> wrote:

  3. Support Staff 3 Posted by Steve on 11 May, 2017 04:05 PM

    Steve's Avatar

    Have you read the section about "Lost access to secret key or password"?

    https://gpgtools.tenderapp.com/kb/gpg-keychain-faq/how-to-revoke-a-...

Reply to this discussion

Internal reply

Formatting help / Preview (switch to plain text) No formatting (switch to Markdown)

Attaching KB article:

»

Attached Files

You can attach files up to 10MB

If you don't have an account yet, we need to confirm you're human and not a machine trying to post spam.

Keyboard shortcuts

Generic

? Show this help
ESC Blurs the current field

Comment Form

r Focus the comment reply box
^ + ↩ Submit the comment

You can use Command ⌘ instead of Control ^ on Mac