Extracting the CA Certificate Using a Web Browser

You can extract the CA certificate using a web browser.


  1. Using your web browser (Chrome or IE), navigate to the DSM user interface.
  2. Click the lock icon (Chrome) or the Certificate error (IE).
  3. Click Certificate Information (Chrome) or View Certificates (IE).

    The Certificate Information window appears for both Chrome and IE browsers.

  4. Click the Certification Path tab.
  5. Select the certificate at the top. It starts with “CG CA (S) on ”.
  6. Click View Certificate.
  7. Click the Details tab.
  8. Click Copy to File.
  9. Select Next, select Base-64 encoded X.509, and then click Next again.
  10. Specify a file name for the certificate.
  11. Click Next, and then click Finish.
  12. Locate and open the file you just saved with your favorite text editor. The content of the file should start with “-----BEGIN CERTIFICATE-----“ and end with “-----END CERTIFICATE-----“.
  13. Copy and paste the contents of this file to the file.
  14. Copy the file to CommServe machine.

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Testing the CA Certificate

Last modified: 11/27/2018 9:42:23 AM