How to Complete a Pending SSL Certificate request in Exchange Server 2013


How to Create an SSL Certificate Request for Exchange Server 2013

Now lets see how to Complete the Pending SSL Certificate in Exchange Server 2013

Step 1:

Login to Exchange Administration Center (EAC) in Exchange 2013

Servers – Certificates – Click on the  Cert Which has the Status “Pending Request”

Now go to your EAC – Servers – Certificates- Choose the Pending Request – Choose Complete


Step 2:

Create a Simple Share to Save the Cert


Now Enter the Share Name with Cert file name as below


Step 3:

Now Assign Services to the Certificate

Choose Cert and Click on Edit



Now the Server Part is ready


About Satheshwaran Manoharan

Satheshwaran Manoharan is an Microsoft Office Server and Services MVP , Publisher of Specialized in Office365 / Microsoft Exchange / Virtualization , Sathesh is an Messaging Expert supporting/Designing/Deploying many medium size businesses to large enterprises when it comes to Corporate messaging and Virtualization Infrastructure

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  1. Hi, I’ve follow the steps on creating CA on a Test LAB environment. After successfully creating exchange certificate, as you mention need to install to PC & devices, Where can I locate the generated exchange certificate. Hpw do I install the certificate.

    Thanks in advance.

  2. Yes, understand I need to install the generated CA to my PC. But how to go about it. Thank you.

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