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Convert a .crt to a public key

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How do i convert my .crt file to a public key?
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Question by:deklinm
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# assuming you want to convert a crt format to another format:
openssl x509   -in your.cer -out your.pem -inform der
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openssl pkcs12 -in your.crt -out your.pfx -export -inkey your-key.crt -certfile cacerts.crt
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a .crt is a public key of a keypair. The private key is either packaged in a pkcs#5, pkcs#8 or a pkcs#12. With pkcs#12 giving the best protection (these are also known as .pfx files)
and for conversion see ahofmans answer.
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