How to use same setup with multiple Macs and multiple email addresses?

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Constantine Vassil

13 Jan, 2020 05:05 PM

I followed these instructions for a secure email submission.
Worked very well and I just purchased a support license.

Now I want to use encrypted email on a different computer.
Also to use multiple email addresses with one setup.

Could you please tell the steps to do that?

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Steve on 14 Jan, 2020 10:44 PM

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    Hi Constantine,

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

    This KB-article explains how to add more than one email address to an existing key. The email addresses in a key are called userIDs and you can add as many as you want. You can of course also create an additional key for the other email address.

    Important: Note that all email addresses you add to a single key can be connected to one identity. Depending on your use-case this might be wanted or should be avoided. Please consider that first and then proceed.

    This KB-article explains how to transfer keys from one mac to a second mac if you want to use the same keys on more than a single machine.

    Let me know if you have more questions or need further assistance after going through that KB.

    All the best,

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