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Being very new to Ubuntu, which I really like, I now get the following message when I try and send an email:

"gpg: skipped "xxxxxx.net": secret key not available gpg: signing failed: secret key not available ", you may need to select different mail options

Can anyone help me? I've checked my account set up, and nothing changed. I did install this evening Firewall Configuration and GIMP. Appreciate it. I'm still using version 11.04 by the way.

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Hello and welcome to Ubuntu and Ask Ubuntu! Did you put in the xxxxxxx to protect private information or is that really your server? What is your email provider? –  William Nov 28 '11 at 3:11

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I believe you may have accidentally configured Evolution to use GPG keys. Have a look at this article - can you confirm that you have the PGP/GPG Key ID field empty in the following window:

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I suspect you may accidentally entered xxxxxx.net there

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