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KeyID Property

Cryptocx v7 User Guide


KeyID Property

This is the property that you set for the user id of the key to use when required for PGP based encryption/decryption.

Keys are stored in keyring files, the keys are identified by their id's, for Cryptocx this is the KeyID property.

When you use the key generation facility of Cryptocx the user id that you specify is the one that will be set to the keys (public and private) that are generated.



Specifies the exact key to use in a keyring file. Also used to specify the KeyID of a key when generating keys.


object.KeyID [= String ]

The syntax of the KeyID property has these parts:

Part Description
object A Cryptocx v7 control.
String A string expression that specifies the id of the key that you require to use. There can be hundreds of keys within a key ring file, this is how you specify which one to use.

Default ""   (empty string)
Remarks none
Data Type


Example Sample Visual Basic Code to generate some PGP keys:

Where Cryptocx1 is an instance of a Cryptocx Control.

Cryptocx1.Password = "My Password"
Cryptocx1.KeyID = "fred"
Cryptocx1.KeySize = "512"
Cryptocx1.KeyType = "RSA"
Cryptocx1.KeyFolder = "C:\folder"

x = Cryptocx1.PGPGenKeys





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