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How do I open an encrypted email from McKissock?

How to Open Encrypted Email in Outlook?

  • Open encrypted mail like unencrypted messages in the Outlook.com website, Outlook mobile app, and Outlook mail app in Windows 10.  
  • However, to open the encrypted mail in Outlook for Mac, or a third-party mail app, a person has to follow the given set of procedures in the encrypted message or use a temporary passcode.

Read the Encrypted Email in Third-party App

Opening an encrypted email in Outlook web, mobile app and Windows is a direct and straightforward method, but whereas opening the encrypted message in a third-party app is somewhat different. You can decrypt the email message by following the procedure given below: 

  1. Click on the Read the message option in your email message. 
  2. After that, you can open the message by signing in to your account.
  3. If you don’t own an account, you can sign in with one-time passcode. The one-time passcode will be sent to your registered email id, you can use the OTP and read the email message. 

In such a way, you can view the encrypted mail in Microsoft 365 Outlook or a third-party mail app. Thus, it is not mandatory for a recipient to have a Microsoft account to view the encrypted message, you can also view them securely from your third-party mail apps.

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