Generating CSR using Certreq.exe

I wanted to get this down on paper for reference as I seem to be doing this frequently, but not that frequent to remember¬†each step. There are times when you need to generate a certificate signing request (CSR) on a machine without IIS installed. Examples of these are Web Application Proxy and ADFS 3.0 servers.… Read More


Forcing SSL Certificate to Associate with Server’s Private Key

Have you ever been handed a certificate exported (without the private key) from a server or directly from a CA to install on a different server than the one used to create the CSR? Whilst some IIS functions and apps allow you to use a certificate without a private key, there are others that demand… Read More