Name: host.domain.com Bit length: accept 1024 Check the box for Select Cryptographic Provider (CSP), and click Next. Select radio button next to Microsoft RSA SChannel Cryptographic Provider. Organization information - Organization: Your Organization Name (like IBM) Organizational Unit: Your Organization Unit / Division (like IBM Services). Click Next. Common Name for your site: host.domain.com Country: US (United States) State / Province: enter name of your state. Next.
Save the certreq.txt file to your documents folder.
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In Internet Explorer address input on the server, go to
Upon login challenge, respond by entering the login credentials of the server Administrator, such as:
Password: (the Administrator Password)
Microsoft Certificate Services should appear in the browser. Under Select a Task, Select the link to Request a Certficate. On the next page, Select the link to Submit an Advanced Certificate Request. On the next page, Select the linke for Submit a Certificate Request by Submitting a Base-64-encoded CMC or PKCS #10 file.
The next page should be captioned, Select a Certificate Request or Renewal Request.
Click Browse for file to insert. (Before the browser will let you browse for a file, you may first need to add this website to trusted sites in your browser security settings). Browse again for CERTREG.TXT file you saved earlier. Click the READ button to insert the contents of CERTREG.TXT. Select the appropriate Certificate Template: Web Server Leave Additional Attributes Input box empty. Next. Download certificate file as - Base64 encoded - named certnew.cer and save it to your documents folder.
Now its time to
The information shown will look something like this:
Issued To: host.domain.com Issued By: host.domain.com Expiration Date: 9-18-2011 Intended Purpose: Server Authentication Friendly Name: host.domain.com Country: US State: Confusion (or the name of your state) Organization: XYC Inc Organization Unit: XYZ Inc Services
net stop w3svc (enter)
Service is stopping
net start w3svc (enter)
Service is starting