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When you try to forward or to reply to a digitally signed e-mail message from a mail account without a digital ID in Outlook Express, you receive the following error message:
You do not have a digital ID
This problem occurs because Outlook Express tries to send the e-mail message with a digital signature even if there is not a digital ID present for the forwarding mail account.
To work around this problem, turn off the Digitally sign option before you reply or forward the digitally signed e-mail message. To do this, follow these steps:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.