Installing certificates and enabling services
After you've generated a certificate request and have obtained a certificate from a certificate authority, you will need to install the certificate on your server using the
. This recipe will show you how to install certificates issued from a certificate authority and how to assign services to the certificate using the Exchange Management Shell.
How to do it...
- Let's say that you have requested and downloaded a certificate from an Active Directory Enterprise CA and downloaded the file to the root of the
C:\drive. First, read the certificate data into a variable in the shell:
$certificate = Get-Content -Path c:\certnew.cer ` -Encoding Byte ` -ReadCount 0
- Next, we can import ...