Frequently Asked Question

iPhone - iPGMail import keys
Last Updated 5 years ago

iPGMail is a mobile app for iPhone/iPad:
https://itunes.apple.com/en/app/ipgmail/id430780873?mt=8

Please
click here for information on iPGMail's homepage on how to transfer your keys to your iPhone.

If you have choosen to send your keys to yourself through an unencrypted email, please follow the guide from here, otherwise if you have chosen to transfer them through iTunes, please scroll down.



1. First go to Settings



2. Then go to Personal Information / Keys and Passwords



3. Scroll down to Public Key and choose either Save PubKey or manually copy your Public Key.



4. Scroll down to Private keys and choose "Show keys"



5. Enter your Countermail-password to see both your IMAP-key and your Encrypted Private key


6. Choose Save PrivKey to download your private key



7. Now send an UNENCRYPTED email to yourself with both your public and private key attached.
Open up your email with the keys and it should look something like this.
Now click on the private key



8. Choose Open in iPGMail



9. Enter your Countermail-Password and choose OK



10. Now it should say Keys imported, choose Dismiss



11. Now it should look something like this




12. Now go back to your email and choose the public key



13. Choose Open in iPGMail




14. Now it should look something like this, now go to Files again to choose your private key.




15. This is if you have chosen to transfer your keys through iTunes instead of mailing them to yourself.
Go to Files




16. Choose the public key you want to import.




17. Choose Decode




18. Choose Done




19. Now it should look something like this, now go to Files again to choose your private key.




20. Choose your private key




21. Choose Decode




22. Enter your Countermail-Password and choose OK




23. Now it should say Keys imported, choose Dismiss




24. Now it should look something like this



Please Wait!

Please wait... it will take a second!