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IIS 6.0 SSL renewal and site availability

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I have an IIS 6.0 web server cert that is going to expire in a couple of weeks. The cert was purchased through a third party CA. If I run the cert wizard to generate the renewal CSR, will SSL be disabled on the site until the renewal is complete?
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jtarabay earned 125 total points
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No, it wouldn't be disabled until you installed the new one.  Even if it expires, HTTPS still works, but the user will get a cert warning.
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So this is a change from IIS5? I know with that one, when you generated a CSR for renewal, it would remove the current one.
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