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Export IIS 7 SSL key and certificate in x509 format?

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I have a working SSL certificate installed on a WIndows 2008 R2 (IIS 7.5) server.

I've been asked to export the certificate and key in x509 format.

Can someone provide a step-by-step "for Dummies" recipe for doing that?   I assume that I must first export the certificate to PFX and then convert it?

I understand that I don't understand all the definitions/relationships/formats of PEM, DER, PKCS7, x509, CRT, CER.  While I want to understand it all better, I first need to get the export completed.

Thank you.
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My question could not be answered as simply as I would have liked.     Both answers contain part of the needed information.    btan's showed me the necessary program and command line Thank you.

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