View All Questions
Ask a New Question
Main Question - Posted From Guest:
I just bought a codesigning certificate and its called a PKCS12 file???? Never heard of such a thing as before I always used a private key pvc and spc file and used the microsoft signtool to choose these. How do I use this or have I bought the wrong thing??? When I run the authenticode program signtool from MS it wont let me choose the P12 file, which is the extension this certificate has for hte pkcs12 thing. I fear I have purchased the wrong item.
No you are fine. When you open the signtool.exe window, you won't see that option if you use the choose file button. First just double-click your p12 file, this will open a window to follow through a few clicks to install it. Then open the signtool.exe window and use the select from store option, you will see your certificate there. Choose it and install, just like the pvc and spc certificates, just a different way of doing it.
By the way I assume you have the p12 (pkcs12) file on your copmuter already. If not then you need to save it to your computer first, go into your browser certificates until tools and backup or save to your computer, once you have collected the certificate from the company you purchased from.
Add your reply below ...
This site allows you to ask questions and get answers from various posters, you may also answer any posts if you feel like you have input to give.
Feel free to ask for help with any new question you wish, but most of the questions here are tech related. You will find many questions and answers
related to your Ipod or Ipod Nano, Itunes, audio and video converting, spyware or adware cleanup, pc or other computer questions, and even mainframe
questions. Although these are the tech questions most often asked, you will find help on almost any computer or software related subject. Feel free to
go to the main menu and review the posts already present, or feel free to ask your own question. (Some questions will be closed once the moderator
feels they are sufficiently answered and that no other input is needed).
See All Tips Iphone Apps