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Need to convert .p12 certificate to .pem certificate

Posted on 2009-07-01
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Hi All

I have a .p12 certificate and password which have been sent to me. I imported these into Internet Explorer but am getting an error when opening the page intended to use it.

I have contacted the support desk in question and they have told me to convert it to a .pem certificate and no more information has been forthcoming.

How do I do this.

I am using Windows.

Cheers
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by:madzanta
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You can do this using OpenSSL, for a complete guide see the link below.

http://support.citrix.com/article/CTX106028
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Dave Howe earned 500 total points
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use http://sourceforge.net/projects/xca - easy gui tool to do exactly that.

however, you shouldn't need to do that - just rename the .p12 file to .pfx and double-click it, and it should import to IE as-is. Importing PEM files with private keys to IE is a major pain, and i usually convert those *to* p12 files to save myself that effort.
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That Program does the converting. Thanks a lot.
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