How To

How to Install Certificates on Microsoft IIS 5.x / 6.x

  • Select Administrative Tools
  • Start Internet Services Manager
IIS SSL Server
  • Open the properties window for the website. You can do this by right clicking on the Default Website and selecting Properties from the menu.
  • Open Directory Security by right clicking on the Directory Security tab
IIS 5 Web Site properties
  • Click Server Certificate. The following Wizard will appear:
IIS Certificate Wizard
  • Choose to Process the Pending Request and Install the Certificate. Click Next.
  • Enter the location of your IIS SSL Certificate(you may also browse to locate your IIS SSL certificate), and then click Next.
  • Read the summary screen to be sure that you are processing the correct certificate, and then click Next.
  • You will see a confirmation screen. When you have read this information, click Next.
  • You now have an IIS SSL server certificate installed.

Important: You must now restart the computer to complete the installation