Windows PKI blog

News and information for public key infrastructure (PKI) and Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS) professionals

December, 2008

  • Outlook S/MIME certificate selection

    Consider that you are sending an encrypted eMail to a recipient who has multiple certificates stored in Active Directory. The key question is: Which certificates are selected by Outlook 2003/2007? When sending an encrypted eMail, Outlook actually requires...
  • Defining the friendly name certificate property

    The friendly name of a certificate can be helpful if multiple certificates with a similar subject exist in a certificate store. One way to set the friendly name is through the certificate MMC SnapIn. Alternatively certutil.exe can be used in the following...