This article provides step-by-step instructions how to enable Lotus Notes native encryption with PGP Desktop.
This article details how to enable Lotus Notes native encryption with PGP Desktop standalone clients. This new feature is available in versions of PGP Desktop. This feature allows users to encrypt and sign messages to Notes recipients using Lotus Notes native encryption and then use PGP to encrypt mail to SMTP mail recipients. This functionality is enabled on a PGP Desktop standalone client by editing the PGP preference .xml file.
|Note: This feature is available in PGP Desktop standalone and in a PGP Server managed environment.|
In managed environments of PGP Desktop, you enable this feature as a PGP Desktop policy.
Lotus Notes native encryption is enabled when the following conditions are met:
|Note: If Encrypt or Sign is not selected in Notes for the message, it will be processed and encrypted with PGP if possible.|
To enable the Lotus Notes Native Encryption feature in a standalone client:
|Note: If the Application Data folder is not displayed, you will need to enable Windows Explorer to show hidden files and folders. Click Tools > Folder Options then select the View tab. Click the button next to Show hidden files and folders then click OK.|
The entries should look the following
For standalone clients the UseNotesNativeEncryption entry has to be entered outside of the admin dict section or otherwise once the PGPtray is started the setting will be reverted back to <false>.