GPGMail: Disable open PGP and use S/MIME as default security method

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06 Mar, 2018 02:48 PM

GPG key chain

how can i enable s/mime as default encryption method. defaults write org.gpgtools.gpgmail DefaultSecurityMethod -int 2 this cmd is not working.

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Steve on 07 Mar, 2018 12:12 PM

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    Hi dhanesh.vis,

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

    We tested the default and it worked as expected in our test.

    Can you please open terminal and paste the output of the following command:

    defaults read org.gpgtools.gpgmail DefaultSecurityMethod -int

    Can you please restart and see if then S/MIME is the default method?


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