Windows SBS 2011 Standard Certificate may fail to install on a Vista or Windows 7 Client

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When you run the InstallCertificate.exe from the Certificate package of a Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard, on a Windows 7 or Vista Client, the Windows SBS self-issued certificate may fail to install.


The wizard was not run as Administrator. If it has been initiated from a Standard User Account, the Administrator password was not provided.


Run the Install Certificate Wizard as Administrator. Altenatively, run it using a Standard User and provide the Administrator credentials when prompted.

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Article ID: 2489744 - Last Review: January 14, 2011 - Revision: 1.0
  • Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard

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