Import Private Keys after fresh Install

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10 Jan, 2019 01:17 PM

After fresh OS X installation I cant import my private keys from time machine.
not a tech person. sorry if noobism.

  1. 1 Posted by weasel on 10 Jan, 2019 01:20 PM

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    Ah. Did not export them. only have ".key" files.

  2. Support Staff 2 Posted by Steve on 16 Jan, 2019 04:40 PM

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    Hi Weasel,

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

    Do you still have access to your old mac? This KB-article explains how to backup keys or your entire .gnupg folder. It also 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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