Asked by: Myesha Yunybarbia
asked in category: General Last Updated: 30th May, 2020

What is IIS Express Development certificate?

When IIS Express is installed with Visual Studio, the installation process creates an IIS Express Development Certificate that serves as the HTTPS certificate for websites running on IIS Express on the local machine.

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Herein, how do I trust the IIS Express Development certificate?

Resolution Number #2 - Configure your computer to trust the IIS Express Certificate

  1. In the Console Root, expand Certificates (Local Computer), then expand Personal, and then click Certificates:
  2. Select the certificate with the following attributes:
  3. Click Action, then click All Tasks, and then click Export:

Secondly, how do I configure IIS Express to accept SSL client certificates? Setting Up IIS Express to Accept Client Certificates

  1. Changed Project properties to use IIS Express instead of VS Development Server.
  2. Enabled SSL on Project.
  3. Established Virtual Directory in Project Properties.
  4. Opened the IIS Express Applicationhost.config file.
  5. Verified the Site configuration included a binding with a protocol of https.

Beside this, how do I configure IIS Express?

Add IIS Express From Custom Configuration File

  1. Click “File | Connect to a Server…”
  2. Choose IIS Express Configuration File and click “Next” button.
  3. Specify full path of the configuration file (.config) in the text box, or click “…”
  4. Click Next button.
  5. Give this connectioni a unique and meaningful name.

How do I change IIS Express to local IIS in Visual Studio?

Switch IIS Express To Local IIS

  1. Open the properties of the web project (Northwind. Server) and go to the "Web" tab.
  2. Change the Server from "IIS Express" to "Local IIS"
  3. Click on the button "Create Virtual Directory"

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