How to Verify That a Certificate Has Been Installed


This topic explains how to verify that a digital certificate has been installed for the purposes of setting up a PKI/Exchange test environment.

The computer account and domain names used in this procedure are based on the test environment described in Implementing an Exchange 2003-Based Message Security System in a Test Environment.

Before You Begin

At the console, log on to CONT-WK01 as a member of the Domain Users group.


To verify that the certificate has been installed

  1. Click Start, click Run, type certmgr.msc, and then click OK.

  2. In MMC, expand Certificates - Current User, and then expand Personal.

  3. In the right pane, you should see the certificate you just installed. Double-click the certificate. The following figure shows the certificate.

    User's digital certificate in the local certificate store


For More Information

For more information, see the following: