UW Digital ID (Mac) - Configuring Outlook 2011 to use a UW Digital Certificate

PKI can be used with Outlook 2011 to send secure, digitally encrypted email. If you have not installed your digital certificate, please use the applicable documentation below.

After downloading and installing your certificate, as per the email you recieved, it will be available for use in Outlook 2011. 
To use your certificate in Outlook 2011, do the following:

Choose "Preferences..." in the Outlook menu bar
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Choose "Accounts"
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Click the "Advanced..." button
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Click the "Security" Tab

Then choose your certificate from the "Certificate:" drop-down box under the "Digital Signing" section.

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Choose "SHA-1" for the Signing algorithm:
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Choose "3DES" for the Encryption algorithm:
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Then choose your certificate from the "Certificate:" drop-down box under the "Encryption" section.

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Verify the boxes are checked next to; "Sign outgoing messages", "Send digitally signed messages as clear text", "Include my certificates in signed messages"
The final settings should look similar to the screen below:
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Keywords:PKI Digital Certificate Outlook 2011 Installing UW Digital ID, "outlook digital signature"   Doc ID:23572
Owner:Steven T.Group:Digital ID
Created:2012-04-02 14:34 CDTUpdated:2014-06-13 08:35 CDT
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