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How to Install S/MIME (and PGP) Encryption Certificates into Major Email Clients

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009

We at LuxSci are always being asked questions about various email programs and their usage.  With HIPAA compliance becoming more and more important, we get a lot of inquiries regarding secure email. One of the most frequently asked questions is how to install S/MIME security certificates in various email programs that our servers support. Sometimes finding instructions on installing security certificates in various email clients is difficult, even with the help of search engines. To make your search easier, we have complied instructions for several of the the major email clients:

  • S/MIME for Outlook 2003
  • S/MIME for Outlook 2007
  • S/MIME for Mail.app
  • S/MIME for Entourage
  • S/MIME for Thunderbird
  • PGP for Thunderbird via the Enigmail Add-on.

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Optimizing Mozilla Thunderbird

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008

LuxSci supports a plethora of modern email programs like Microsoft Outlook and Eudora (our blog posting “Head To Head Battle of Email Clients” discuss several of these) and works with any email program and device that properly supports POP, IMAP, or SMTP.  However, we do recommend Mozilla Thunderbird in the absence of any personal preferences or specific requirements for things that may only be supported in Outlook or other specific programs.  LuxSci’s staff uses Thunderbird with IMAP (or WebMail) uniformly for all email sending and receiving.  We discuss the reasons why in the “Battle” blog article.  Here, we will give some configuration tips and tricks and recommended add-ons.

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Head to Head Battle of the Email Clients

Friday, December 5th, 2008

As an email hosting service, we at LuxSci are frequently asked about email clients. We would like to share with you of our expertise and opinions about the most popular email clients. We’ve created a quick guide to email programs that includes an explanation of the client, its major features, and what makes it stand out.

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