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Exchange 2010 Certificate issue

I created a new UCC certificate with an additional SAN. I re-keyed the thing and everything seemed fine. when i import the new certificate or 'complete the request' it doesn't show up under EMC at all. Even tho it said it was successful. Any ideas?

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I dont think you can view the certificate in Exchange Management Console. You will need to use get-exchangecertificate from the Exchange server where you imported the certificate.
Alan HardistyCo-Owner
Top Expert 2011

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What exact steps did you follow?

If you did things right, you should see the cert under Exchange Management Console> Server Config.

If you are trying to use a self-issued cert, you would be better off buying one from somewhere like GoDaddy as they work properly first time and only cost $80 / year for a 5 domain name certificate.
Open certificate properties from MMC console and check if "enable all purposes for certificate" is checked.
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enable all is checked.

When i rekey the certificate using the exchange CSR it works from my go daddy account. I download the certificate and try and "complete" the request and it says its completed and yet it stays as pending completion. i tried all your suggestions. i have never seen this error happen before. any more ideas?
Answer: The certificate CSR was not being generated properly. I re-re-recreated the CSR for like the 4th time and voila! It actually worked. I also had to remove the other certificates because it was giving an error saying a certificate with the same thumbprint already existed. All is good now. thanks everyone.

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Answer: The certificate CSR was not being generated properly. I re-re-recreated the CSR for like the 4th time and voila! It actually worked. I also had to remove the other certificates because it was giving an error saying a certificate with the same thumbprint already existed. All is good now. thanks everyone.
Thanks :)