- December 1, 2022
- Posted by: administrator
- Categories: e-Security, SSL Certificates
1:: Open a new email window in Mozilla Thunderbird. Go to Tools > Account Settings.
2:: Click the Security tab. Click Select next to the Digital Signing field.
3:: Choose the certificate you intend to use for signing. Click OK.
Note: If no certificates are present, it still needs to be imported. Follow these instructions and then return to this article to continue.
4:: You can choose the encryption certificate here as well:
5:: To sign all messages, check Digitally sign messages (by default) under the Digital Signing field:
6:: Click OK to complete.
If you are not signing by default, proceed to the next step for instructions on signing a single email.
7:: When composing a new email in Thunderbird, click the Security drop down menu and choose Digitally Sign This Message.
Note: To send encrypted messages, you must first receive a digitally signed email message from the recipient.