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[[!meta title="Tails OpenPGP Applet"]]
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Tails includes a custom applet, called <span
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class="application">Tails OpenPGP Applet</span>, to manipulate text using
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OpenPGP.
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[[!inline pages="doc/encryption_and_privacy/gpgapplet.warning" raw="yes"]]

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<span class="application">Tails OpenPGP Applet</span> is located in the notification area.
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[[!img gpgapplet_with_text.png link=no alt="Tails OpenPGP Applet with lines of
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text"]]

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With <span class="application">Tails OpenPGP Applet</span> you can:
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  - [[Encrypt text with a passphrase|encryption_and_privacy/gpgapplet/passphrase_encryption]]
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  - [[Encrypt and sign text with a public key|encryption_and_privacy/gpgapplet/public-key_cryptography]]
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  - [[Decrypt and verify text|encryption_and_privacy/gpgapplet/decrypt_verify]]
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Note that the applet doesn't manage your keys, that is done by Seahorse.