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CSR generation: Microsoft IIS 8.x.

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How to create a CSR on Windows Server 2012 - IIS 8 and Windows Server 2012 R2 - IIS 8.5

  1. Click on the home screen or search for and open Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager .
  2. Click the server name.
  3. From the center menu, double-click the " Server certificates" In the “IIS” section (in the middle of the menu).IIS 8-Sicherheitszertifikate
  4. Then click " Create certificate request ... " in the "Actions" menu (on the right). The Certificate Request Wizard opens.
  5. IIS 8 Zertifikatanforderung erstellen
  6. In the Distinguished Name Properties window, enter the information as follows: Common Name - Common Name - The name by which the certificate is accessed (usually the fully qualified domain name, e.g. or Organization - The legally registered name of your organization / company. Organizational unit - The name Your department within the organization (this entry is often listed as "IT", "Web Security" or is simply left blank). City / Town - The city where your organization is located. State / Province - State in which your organization is located. Country / Region - If required you will find yours in our list two-digit country code .
  7. IIS 8 Distinguished Name-Eigenschaften
  8. Click Next.
  9. In the Cryptographic Service Provider Properties window, enter the following information and then click Next : Cryptographic Service Provider - Select from the drop-down list Microsoft RSA SChannel ... from , unless you have a specific cryptography provider.
    Bit Length - Select from the 2048 drop-down list (or higher).
  10. Eigenschaften von IIS 8-Kryptografiedienstanbietern
  11. Click the ... box to move to a location where you want to save the CSR file. If you just enter a file name without navigating to a location, your CSR will be saved in C: \ Windows \ System32, remember the file name you chose and the location where you save it. You must open this file as a text file and copy the entire body (including the tags to begin and end the certificate request) into the online ordering process when prompted.
  12. IIS 8 CSR Ausstehende Dateiname
  13. After you have received your Secorio SSL certificate, you can install it, see IIS 8- und IIS 8.5-SSL-Zertifikatinstallation .
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