Microsoft SharePoint 2010 – CSR Instructions

To generate a Certificate Signing Request (CSR) for Windows SharePoint you will need to create a key pair for your server, the public key and private key. These two items are a digital certificate key pair and cannot be separated. On Windows type systems PFX/PKCS12 requests are made, and are stored on the system. The private key will remain hidden on the windows system where the CSR request is made. In order to generate this CSR keypair and set up the services for SharePoint, Windows Internet Information Services (IIS) is used. To generate a CSR on Windows IIS 7 & 7.5 for SharePoint 2010 perform the following. Step 1: Generating your CSR: Choose Start > Administrative Tools > Internet Information Services […]

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Microsoft SharePoint 2013 – CSR Instructions

To generate a Certificate Signing Request (CSR) for Windows SharePoint you will need to create a key pair for your server, the public key and private key. These two items are a digital certificate key pair and cannot be separated. On Windows type systems PFX/PKCS12 requests are made, and are stored on the system. The private key will remain hidden on the windows system where the CSR request is made. In order to generate this CSR keypair and set up the services for SharePoint, Windows Internet Information Services (IIS) is used. To generate a CSR on Windows IIS 8 & 8.5 for SharePoint perform the following. Step 1: Generating your CSR: Choose Start > Administrative Tools > Internet Information Services […]

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Microsoft Lync 2013 – CSR Instructions

To generate a Certificate Signing Request (CSR) for Windows Lync 2013 you will need to create a key pair for your server the public key and private key. These two items are a digital certificate key pair and cannot be separated. On Windows type systems PFX/PKCS12 requests are made, and are stored on the system. The private key will remain hidden on the windows system where the CSR request is made. To generate a CSR on a Lync 2013 system perform the following. Step 1: Generating your CSR: From the start menu click on the Lync Deployment Wizard. Click Install or Update Lync Server System. Under the Request, Install or Assign Certificate section click Run. Select External Edge Certificate and […]

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Microsoft Server 2012 – IIS 8 & 8.5 – CSR Instructions

To generate a Certificate Signing Request (CSR) for Server 2012 – IIS 8 & 8.5 you will need to create a key pair for your server the public key and private key. These two items are a digital certificate key pair and cannot be separated. On Windows type systems PFX/PKCS12 requests are made, and are stored on the system. The private key will remain hidden on the windows system where the CSR request is made. To generate a CSR on Windows Server 2012 – IIS 8 & 8.5 perform the following. Step 1: Generating your CSR: Choose Start > Administrative Tools > Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager. In the IIS Manager on the left, select your server name. In the […]

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Microsoft Server 2008 – IIS 7 & 7.5 – CSR Instructions

To generate a Certificate Signing Request (CSR) for Server 2008 – IIS 7 & 7.5 you will need to create a key pair for your server the public key and private key. These two items are a digital certificate key pair and cannot be separated. On Windows type systems PFX/PKCS12 requests are made, and are stored on the system. The private key will remain hidden on the windows system where the CSR request is made. To generate a CSR on Windows Server 2008 – IIS 7 & 7.5 perform the following. Step 1: Generating your CSR: Choose Start > Administrative Tools > Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager. In the IIS Manager, choose your server name. In the Features pane (the […]

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Microsoft Exchange 2010 – CSR Instructions

When setting up an Exchange configuration environment each service that you choose to set up will have its own unique domain name associated with it. Keep this in mind when setting setting up your unique environment as you may require enrollment of a UCC SAN (Subject Alternative Name) certificate in which all these domain names are required on one certificate. For more information visit SSL Solutions for Microsoft Exchange. Exchange will tell you what domain names you will need to secure your environment at the end of the Certificate Signing Request (CSR) wizard. To generate a CSR for Exchange 2010, perform the following steps: Step1: Generating your CSR: Open the Exchange Management Console (EMC) by going to.. Start > Programs > Microsoft Exchange […]

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Microsoft Azure – CSR Instructions

To generate a Certificate Signing Request (CSR) for Windows Azure, you must create a  gets a key pair for your server the public key and private key.  On Windows type systems PFX/PKCS12 requests are made, and are stored on the system. Typically clients generate a CSR on a Windows IIS system to use this with their  Windows Azure account. Then they import the certificate back on the IIS where CSR was made and export the certificate to a pfx file, which they can upload to their Azure account. Below are instructions to generate a pfx keypair using Windows IIS. Step 1: Generating your CSR: Choose Start > Administrative Tools > Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager. In the IIS Manager on the left, select your server name. In […]

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Microsoft Exchange 2013 – CSR Instructions

When setting up an Exchange configuration environment each service that you choose to set up will have its own unique domain name associated with it. Keep this in mind when setting setting up your unique environment as you may require enrollment of a UC SAN (Subject Alternative Name) certificate in which all these domain names are required on one certificate. For more information visit SSL Solutions for Microsoft Exchange. Exchange will tell you what domain names you will need to secure your environment at the end of the Certificate Signing Request (CSR) wizard. To generate a CSR for Exchange 2013, perform the following steps: Step1: Generating your CSR: Log into the Exchange Admin Center by opening a browser and browsing to https://localhost/ecp […]

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