How to export your private key to an ASCII / text file in GnuPG

Once you have generated your key pair, you need to make sure you back it up safely, to prevent the loss of the keys if the computer crashes or is re-installed. We normally export the private key to an ASCII / text file for safe-keeping off the computer on a USB drive. Basically, as a … Continue reading How to export your private key to an ASCII / text file in GnuPG

How to export your public key to an ASCII / text file in GnuPG

Once you have generated your key pair, you need to make sure you back it up safely, to prevent the loss of the keys if the computer crashes or is re-installed. The reasons the public key is exported to a text file: 1. To make sure the key is stored off the computer somewhere safely. … Continue reading How to export your public key to an ASCII / text file in GnuPG

Copy default applications from Android phone to computer using adb

To copy the .APK files of the pre-installed applications on an Android phone to a computer, install ADB as per this post and connect the phone to the computer via the USB cable that came with it. After that, enter the following command in a terminal window to copy the .APK files onto the computer: … Continue reading Copy default applications from Android phone to computer using adb