You should only use a self-signed certificate for personal use. If you need an authenticated certificate, you want to contact a certification authority, such as those listed at the following Microsoft World Wide Web site:
Creating a Test CertificateTo create a test certificate for use with your VBA projects in Microsoft Office 2000, follow these steps:
- On the Windows Start menu, point to Programs, and then click
- In Windows Explorer, navigate to the Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office folder, where Program Files is the drive and folder where you installed Microsoft Office 2000.
- Find the SelfCert.exe program, and double-click it.
NOTE: The SelfCert.exe program is not part of the standard installation of Microsoft Office. If you need to install the SelfCert.exe program, rerun Setup for Office CD1 and click Add or Remove Features. Click the plus sign (+) next to Office Tools; click Digital Signature for VBA Projects and then click Run from My Computer. Click Update Now.
- After SelfCert starts, type your name in the
Your name box, and click OK.
Article ID: 217221 - Last Review: Jan 9, 2007 - Revision: 1