LDAP over SSL on W2k8 R2 for user authentication

If I install an SSL certificate in WIndows Server 2008 R2 for handling user authentication, where would I install the certificate?
Greg27Asked:
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chingmdCommented:
You will need to add the certificate server role on the machine.  CA if you don't already have one.  

Greg27Author Commented:
I need to add the certificate server even if I have a cert from a 3rd party?
chingmdCommented:
You'll want this page then.

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/321051

You'll use the certificate MMC plugin.

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chingmdCommented:
Accept the issued certificate. To do this, type the following command at the command prompt, and then press ENTER:
certreq -accept certnew.cer
Greg27Author Commented:
Thanks chinqmd. The link would have worked, but my internal domain is a valid public domain name so obviously, no 3rd party CA will give me a cert for it. I ended up having to install my own CA and generate the cert myself. Thanks for the help.
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