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Can I have an easy step by step way to make a self signed certificate

Posted on 2008-06-25
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I need a cert to test office communicator server, I have makecert.exe ect and I just need a quick easy way to make the pfx file to import the cert?

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I could write this out a new but there is already a brilliant article on petri that does the job nicely.

Check this out:

http://www.petri.co.il/configure_ssl_on_your_website_with_iis.htm

Cheers,

Plod
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No mate I dont want to know how to import certificates etc, Im happy with that. I need to CREATE a self signed .pfx file with makecert.exe so that I can import it as said above.
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coolsport00 earned 500 total points
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Try here:
http://www.visualwin.com/SelfSSL/
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/299875

Hope this helps.

Regards!
~coolsport00
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To make EE a better experience for others, can you explain why the "B"?

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Apologies it should have been an A didnt mean that.. I'll see if I can change it.
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Thank you for your input. It goes a long way in making this a great troubleshooting tool.

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~coolsport00 :)
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