In this scenario, you may be unable to connect to the server that is running IIS 6 from the computer on which you imported the certificate. You may receive an error message that resembles one of the following:
- Click Start, click Run, type Certmgr.msc, and then click OK.
- Locate and then right-click the certificate that you want to export, point to All Tasks, click Export.
- Click Next.
- On the Export Private Key page, click Yes, export the private key, and then click Next.
- On the Export File Format page, click Personal Information Exchange - PKCS #12 (.PFX), click to select the Include all certificates in the certification path if possible check box, and then click Next.
Note Do not click to select the Enable strong encryption (requires IE 5.0, NT 4.0 SP4 or above) check box.
- Follow the directions on the screen to complete the Certificate Export Wizard.
- On the client computer on which you want to import the certificate, click Start, click Run, type Certmgr.msc, and then click OK.
- Expand the certificate store into which you want to import the certificate. Typically, you want to import the certificate into one of the following certificate stores:
- Trusted Root Certification Authorities
- Intermediate Certification Authorities
- Right-click Certificates, point to All Tasks, and then click Import.
- Follow the directions on the screen to complete the Certificate Import Wizard.
Article ID: 915039 - Last Review: Mar 29, 2017 - Revision: 4