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Can you use the keytool to delete from a jks

I can create a cert, export, import, and list a cert

How can I delete a cert from a jks

I can not find an exapmle

Could someone please post an example ?

Thanks
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Question by:Anthony Lucia
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Gerwin Jansen, EE MVE earned 1000 total points
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You should just use the -delete option, like this:

keytool -delete -alias <alias> -keystore <jks keystore>

See keytool help:

C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jdk1.7.0_45\bin>keytool -delete -help
keytool -delete [OPTION]...

Deletes an entry

Options:

 -alias <alias>                  alias name of the entry to process
 -keystore <keystore>            keystore name
 -storepass <arg>                keystore password
 -storetype <storetype>          keystore type
 -providername <providername>    provider name
 -providerclass <providerclass>  provider class name
 -providerarg <arg>              provider argument
 -providerpath <pathlist>        provider classpath
 -v                              verbose output
 -protected                      password through protected mechanism

Use "keytool -help" for all available commands
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by:Dave Howe
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yes you can (Gerwin is correct) but you might want to investigate this gui tool as it makes things so much easier :)
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