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Certificate Wizard

The Certificate Wizard is used to apply for and manage your on your desktop computer.

  • Apply for a user or host certificate
  • Import an existing certificate (for subsequent renewal, revocation, installation)
  • Renew and Revoke a certificate
  • Install and configure your user certificate
  • Certificate Authority (CA) certificate installation/config
  • Virtual Organisation installation/config (VOMS server certificates and Vomses files)
  • 'voms-proxy-init' (Grid Single Sign-On)
  • MyProxy Upload/download of proxy credentials
  • See our tutorial / walk-through here

Running / Launching

Latest CertWizard is version 0.6.5

  1. IMPORTANT Please note that CertWizard requires Java 1.7+ Click here to download from Java.com.
  2. CLICK HERE to Launch CertWizard using Java WebStart (using WebStart will enable automatic updates - Recommended).

    Note that if for some reason you cannot get the WebStart version above to launch (for instance you cannot update your Java version) then you'll have to use the appropriate Zip file below. You need to download, unzip and then either double-click or run 'java -jar Certwizard.jar'.

    • Java 1.7+ Compatible Download zip.

    • Java 1.6 Compatible Download zip. Note there is not intended to be long term support for this version - please upgrade to the Java 1.7+ version when you can.

  3. See also the "Getting Started" tutorial below


Getting Started / Tutorial

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Note that you may see the following screen as the tool starts up. This is safe to accept, it relates to the cryptography libraries:

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by Dr. Radut