Generate a self-signed certificate

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Generate a self-signed certificate

The following steps are optional.


The self-signed certificates described in the following steps create security warnings in various browsers, as an out-of-date SHA-1 based encryption is used. Use certificates with SHA2 / 256 encryption for productive use.


7.5 IIS Manager starten


Start the IIS-Manager.




7.5 EN IIS Zertifikat erstellen


1.Select the server.

2.Double click on "Server Certificates".




7.5 EN IIS Zertifikat erstellen 2


1.Click "Create Self-Signed Certificate".

2.Give the certificate a name.

3.Generate the certificate.


In the next step you have to bind the certificate to the site.