[Enigmail] Error opening encrypted attachment

Ringo Kamens 2600denver at gmail.com
Sat Jul 26 09:34:42 PDT 2008


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Robert Ryan wrote:
> If someone sends me an encrypted attachment and I try to open it with
> 'Decrypt and Open' a dialog pops up (see attached). It warns me that an
> external application must be launched to open the file, but when I click
> 'Launch Application' nothing happens. How can I fix this?
> 
> The 'Launch Application' button is grayed out in the photo. This is a
> function of the screen capture software. It is a functioning button when
> when I try to click it.

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It looks like its trying to open it with an application called "file".
Choose decrypt and save, then open the saved file.
Comrade Ringo Kamens

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