Certificate Installation: Exchange 2010 (Certificate Wizard)

May 25, 2018 in SMTP

Certificate Installation: Exchange 2010 (Certificate Wizard)


* ZIP file you received with your Sectigo order.


* Your Exchange Certificate, which may be yourDomain_com.crt (or .cer) or YourOrderNumber.crt (or .cer)

Note: These files need to be present on your Exchange Server in order to follow these instructions.

  • Start the Exchange Management Console by going to Start > Programs > Microsoft Exchange 2010 > Exchange Management Console.

  • Click the link to Manage Databases and then go to Server configuration.

  • Select your certificate from the menu in the center-button of the screen (Friendly Name specified during CSR generation process)
    and then click the link in the Actions menu (far right) to Complete Pending Request.

  • Browse to your certificate file, click Open then Complete.

  • To enable your certificate for use, select Server Configuration and click the link to Assign Services to Certificate (far right).
    Alternatively, you can right-click on your certificate and also select Assign Services to Certificate.

  • Select your server from the list provided, then click Next.

  • Select the services for which you would like to enable your new certificate, click Next, Assign then Finish.

  • You now have an SSL certificate installed and enabled for use with Exchange.

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