GPG Keychain will not let me create a Private Key

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Thomas Conrad

21 Aug, 2018 04:05 PM

Which of our tools is giving you problems? GPG Keychain

Attach a screenshot of the version info for all installed components (how to: https://gpgtools.tenderapp.com/kb/faq/where-can-i-find-version-info...):

Describe your problem. Add as much detail as possible. I try to create a passphrase but every attempt it prompts that it is an incorrect passphrase when i have not even created a passphrase yet. This happens when i attempt to make a private key and i am given this...
Export failed !!!! Code = 0
Error text:
gpg: key A506E7981E21636F63B563CEDE096956C2D636A6: error receiving key from agent: Bad passphrase - skipped
gpg: key 1C90574846FEFB7432E8BE5313545E5465EC33C7: error receiving key from agent: Bad passphrase - skipped
gpg:
WARNING: nothing exported

What did you expect instead I expected to simply be able to create a passphrase for my private key.

Describe steps leading to the problem. Researched, GPG Suite- keychain appeared to be mac platforms best option, had no problem getting up to the point im at now, i followed the tutorials and have watched multiple videos in relation to my problem and have ether not found a fix or the fix that appeared would work has no effect.
Also here is a link to the previous discussion that has brought me to this page. https://gpgtools.tenderapp.com/discussions/problems/78823-gpg-keych...

Are you using any other Mail.app plugins? Not that i am aware of, i never got to into the mail side of your tools as i really only needed it for the public/private keys. As far as i know i have the default mac mail.app and the gpg mail.

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Steve on 23 Aug, 2018 03:21 PM

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    Thanks for the info. Let's continue in your original discussion here:
    https://gpgtools.tenderapp.com/discussions/problems/78823-gpg-keych...

  2. Steve closed this discussion on 23 Aug, 2018 03:21 PM.

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