Follow these instructions to Export a certificate and private key from Microsoft IIS 7
- Start > Run
- Type in MMC and click OK
- Go into the File Tab > select Add/Remove Snap-in
- Click on Certificates and click on Add
- Select Computer Account > Click Next
- Select Local Computer > Click Finish
- Click OK to close the Add/Remove Snap-in window.
- Double click on Certificates (Local Computer) in the center window.
- Double click on the Personal folder, and then on Certificates.
- Right Click on the Certificate you would like to backup and choose > ALL TASKS > Export
- Follow the Certificate Export Wizard to backup your certificate to a .pfx file.
- Choose to 'Yes, export the private key'
- Choose to "Include all certificates in certificate path if possible." (do NOT select the delete Private Key option)
- Enter a password you will remember
- Choose to save file on a set location
- Click Finish
- You will receive a message > "The export was successful." > Click OK
- The .pfx file backup is now saved in the location you selected.
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