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Certificate Generator

Description

 

The Certificate Generator is available in the Tools - Certificate Generator menu. It allow you to create a self signed certificate which is an identity certificate that is signed by the same entity whose identity is certified.

 

Certificate Generator

Certificate Generator

 

Settings

 

Self-signed certificate

Self-signed certificate

 

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

Common name

Name of the certificate.

Key size (bits)

Indicates the key size (bits) of the certificate. Select between:

384

512

1024

2048

4096

8192

16384

Valid from

Start date of the certificate.

Valid to

End date of the certificate.

Save to file (pfx)

Save the certificate into a pfx file and secure this certificate with a password.

Save to certificate store

Indicate the location and the store to save the certificate.

Location

Indicate the location of the certificate. Select between:

Current user

Local machine

Store

Indicate the store location of the certificate. Select between:

Address book

Authorization root

Certificate authority

Disallowed

My

Root

Trusted people

Trusted publisher

 

Self-signed certificate

Self-signed certificate

 

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

Store

Indicate the store where the certificate will be located.

Browse Store

Browse the store that is indicated in the store field.

Thumbprint

Display the certificate thumbprint.

View Certificate

Display the certificate that you have created.

Private Key

Display the certificate private key

View Private Key

View the private key file on your computer.