Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Simple concept: How to add SSL certificate

[Question]:
How to add ssl certifate to machine? And how to use it?

[Answer]:
1.
2.Add\Remove Snap-in

Add ->“Certificates”->Computer account->Local computer

3.
4. Select you SSL certificate and  import it.

How to use it:
1. in IIS, you configure https, the imported certificate will appear in the SSL certificate drop box:

Note: SSL certificate is valid for specific host name.

2. in ISA, you can configure to fetch https request even though the balanced web fronts are not configured for https: