Send a manually created certificate request to a certification authority

If a certificate request exists, for example after manual generation, in the form of a text file (usually with the extension .CSR or .REQ), it can be sent to the certification authority using on-board means.

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Inspect a certificate request (CSR)

Often, before submitting a certificate request to a certification authority - or before issuing the certificate - you want to verify that it contains the desired values.

The following describes how to achieve this.

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Manual application for a domain controller certificate

There are cases where you cannot or do not want to obtain domain controller certificates from a certification authority in your own Active Directory forest.

In this case, the use of certificate templates is not possible, and one must manually create a Certificate Signing Request (CSR).

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