Asked by: Yusimi Dinis
asked in category: General Last Updated: 23rd January, 2020

How do I install a digital certificate?

Install your digital certificate in your browser
  1. Open Internet Explorer.
  2. Click on “Tools” on the toolbar and select “Internet Options”.
  3. Select the “Content” tab.
  4. Click the “Certificates” button.
  5. In the “Certificate Import Wizard” window, click the “Next” button to start the wizard.
  6. Click the “Browse…” button.

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Similarly, it is asked, how do I manually install a certificate?

Install intermediate certificates or root certificates manually

  1. Click on Start then select Run and enter mmc.
  2. Click on File and select Add/Remove Snap in.
  3. Choose Add, select Certificates in the Standalone Snap-in list then click Add.
  4. Select Computer Account and click Next.
  5. Select Local Computer and click Finish.
  6. Close the window and click OK in the upper window.

Additionally, what standard format do digital certificates use? In cryptography, X.509 is a standard defining the format of public key certificates. X.509 certificates are used in many Internet protocols, including TLS/SSL, which is the basis for HTTPS, the secure protocol for browsing the web.

Correspondingly, how do I install a digital certificate in Windows 10?

You can also add digital certificates to Windows with the Microsoft Management Console. Press the Win key + R hotkey and input 'mmc' in Run to open the window below. Click File and then select Add/Remove Snap-ins to open the window in the snapshot below. Next, you should select Certificates and press the Add button.

WHO issues a digital certificate?

A Digital certificate is issued by a trusted third party to establish the identity of the ID holder. The third party who issues certificates is known as a Certification Authority (CA). Digital certificate technology is based on public key cryptography.

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