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Windows 7: Certificate Questions

21 Dec 2010   #1
zohan00

Windows Enterprise x86
 
 
Certificate Questions

I'm sure if this is the right forum and right channel to ask this question.
This is a general question that add to my knowledge.

Can I know what is the main difference between a "Root Certificate" and a "Server Certificate"?
What is the different between a Trusted Root Certificate Authorities Store and a Personal Store?
How can I place my certificate accordingly the stores?


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21 Dec 2010   #2
FliGi7

XP / Win7 x64 Pro
 
 

This kind of info can all be found by a Google search. But, here's a few links to get you started:

Root certificate - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Acquiring and Installing a Server Certificate

Edit: And here's an article on SSL CA cert's today...

http://www.darkreading.com/authentic...authority.html
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