UW Digital ID - Mail clients that are compatible with UW Digital ID
UW Digital IDs can be used to provide greater security when using email. However, UW Digital IDs are not compatible with all email clients. This document provides more information about mail clients which are known to work with UW Digital IDs.
Compatible Mail Clients
|Mail Client||Can read digitally signed emails||Can create digitally signed emails||Can read UW Digital ID encrypted emails||Can create UW Digital ID encrypted emails|
|Outlook Web Access (OWA)||Yes||No||No||No|
|WiscMail web client||Yes||No||No||No|
|Thunderbird (Windows and Mac OS X)||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Outlook 2013 (Windows)||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Outlook 2011 (Mac)||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Outlook 2007 (Windows)||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
At present, the Wiscmail web client supports the reading of digitally signed messages, as described in Document 5729 is unavailable at this time.. However, it does not support the encryption/decryption feature of digital certificates. If you need to digitally sign or encrypt/decrypt messages, you must use one of the stand-alone mail clients listed above.
Though PKI is known to work with Eudora, the DoIT Help Desk provides best effort support for Eudora only. Users of Eudora are strongly encouraged to migrate to a new email client.