Plain text

Plain text,

Definition of Plain text:

  1. Un-encrypted text or message in its original-human readable-form. Plain text is the input of an encryption process, and the output of a decryption process. Also called clear text, it is the opposite of cypher text.

  2. Text that is not computationally tagged, specially formatted, or written in code.

How to use Plain text in a sentence?

  1. You should use the clear-text method of signing when you want to be able to copy-and-paste your signed message into or out of e-mail, or otherwise treat it as plaintext.

Meaning of Plain text & Plain text Definition