How to Create .pem File for SSL Certificate Installation
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Create .pem File for SSL Certificate

12/05/2019 by admin with 0 comments

How to Create .pem File for SSL Certificate Installation


How to Create a .pem file with the Entire SSL Certificate Trust Chain

– Login to your SSL Certificate Management Console and download your Intermediate (YourCA.crt), Root (TrustedRoot.crt), and Primary Certificates (your_domain_name.crt).

– Open a text editor and paste the entire body of each certificate into one text file in the following order:

 

The Primary Certificate – your_domain_name.crt

The Intermediate Certificate – YourCA.crt

The Root Certificate – TrustedRoot.crt

Make sure to include the beginning and end tags on each certificate. The result should look like this:

 

—–BEGIN CERTIFICATE—–

(Your Primary SSL certificate: your_domain_name.crt)

—–END CERTIFICATE—–

—–BEGIN CERTIFICATE—–

(Your Intermediate certificate: YourCA.crt)

—–END CERTIFICATE—–

—–BEGIN CERTIFICATE—–

(Your Root certificate: TrustedRoot.crt)

—–END CERTIFICATE—–

 

Save the combined file as your_domain_name.pem. The .pem file is now ready to use.

 

How to Create a .pem file with the Server and Intermediate Certificates

 

Login into your SSL Certificate Management Console and download your Intermediate (YourCA.crt) and Primary Certificates (your_domain_name.crt).

Again Open a text editor and paste the entire body of each certificate into one text file in the following order:

 

The Primary Certificate – your_domain_name.crt

The Intermediate Certificate – YourCA.crt

Make sure to include the beginning and end tags on each certificate. The result should look like this:

 

—–BEGIN CERTIFICATE—–

(Your Primary SSL certificate: your_domain_name.crt)

—–END CERTIFICATE—–

—–BEGIN CERTIFICATE—–

(Your Intermediate certificate: YourCA.crt)

—–END CERTIFICATE—–

 

Save the combined file as your_domain_name.pem. The .pem file is now ready to use.

 

How to Create a .pem file with the Private Key and Entire Trust Chain

 

Login into your SSL Certificate Management Console and download your Intermediate (YourCA.crt) and Primary Certificates (your_domain_name.crt).

Open a text editor and paste the entire body of each certificate into one text file in the following order:

 

The Private Key – your_domain_name.key

The Primary Certificate – your_domain_name.crt

The Intermediate Certificate – YourCA.crt

The Root Certificate – TrustedRoot.crt

Make sure to include the beginning and end tags on each certificate. The result should look like this:

 

—–BEGIN RSA PRIVATE KEY—–

(Your Private Key: your_domain_name.key)

—–END RSA PRIVATE KEY—–

—–BEGIN CERTIFICATE—–

(Your Primary SSL certificate: your_domain_name.crt)

—–END CERTIFICATE—–

—–BEGIN CERTIFICATE—–

(Your Intermediate certificate: YourCA.crt)

—–END CERTIFICATE—–

—–BEGIN CERTIFICATE—–

(Your Root certificate: TrustedRoot.crt)

—–END CERTIFICATE—–

 

Save the combined file as your_domain_name.pem. The .pem file is now ready to use.

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