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Generating SSL CSR for Wild Card GoDaddy Cert Exchange 2007

Hello

Anyone have any experience generating CSR on Exchange 2007 for Wild Card cert for GoDaddy I keep getting CN is wrong.

Any help would be appreciated.
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OZSG
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Exchange_GeekCommented:
You're supposed to generate CSR on Exchange 2007 and get the .csr sent to GoDaddy for them to provide you the cert.

Read:
http://www.experts-exchange.com/Software/Server_Software/Email_Servers/Exchange/Q_23210627.html

http://www.gogetssl.com/eng/generate_csr_microsoft_exchange2007/

Regards,
Exchange_Geek
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vSolutionsITCommented:
Confirm if you are getting CN is wrong error for intranet/internal domain names.
If that is the case then go through below link

http://support.godaddy.com/help/article/6935/using-intranet-and-reserved-ip-addresses-as-the-primary-domain-or-subject-alternative-name-in-ssls
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OZSGAuthor Commented:
Thanks guys will check and let you know tomorrow
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Simon Butler (Sembee)ConsultantCommented:
If you are doing a wildcard certificate, then do the request through IIS manager, entering *.example.com as the common name. Then complete the request through IIS and just enable it in Exchange 2007.

However it should be pointed out that a wildcard is NOT the same as a UC certificate that Exchange prefers and can actually cause problems for some remote access clients.

Simon.
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OZSGAuthor Commented:
Hi guys, sorry for the late response, my dad just passed away and I have been busy with settling his affairs. THanks for the tip Simon but when I went to IIS Manager I get this message. Refer to attached doc. Valid-Certs.docx

Looks like I have some other certs in there that are still valid. Do I do a renew, replace or remove? If I select remove it shows me the valid certs. I dont think I want to renw so I guess remove would be the way?
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Simon Butler (Sembee)ConsultantCommented:
If you are going to use IIS manager which already has an SSL certificate in place, then the quickest option is to just create a dummy site to do the certificate request and install, then switch them over.
Otherwise you have to remove the certificate then do a new request. While you wait for the new certificate anything using SSL (like Outlook) will be unable to connect.

Simon.
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