Configure Client Certificate Mapping Authentication (IIS 7)

Applies To: Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista

Mapping client certificates lets you automatically authenticate users who log on with client certificates, without requiring the use of other supported authentication methods such as Basic, Digest, or Integrated Windows authentication.


For information about the levels at which you can perform these procedures, and the modules, handlers, and permissions that are required to perform these procedures, see Authentication Feature Requirements (IIS 7).


This task includes the following procedures:

Map Client Certificates One-to-One (IIS 7)

Map Client Certificates Many-to-One (IIS 7)

Map Client Certificates by Using Active Directory Mapping (IIS 7)