Install SSL Certificate on Exchange 2016

Issue: You have obtained a certificate from a recognized third party certificate authority and need to install it on your Exchange 2016 server.

Assumptions: These instructions assume you have already purchased an SSL certificate and have created and submitted a certificate request.

Solution: the following steps will show you how to install your certificate on Exchange 2016

  1. Click Servers > Certificates
  2. Select your pending certificate request, and click the ‘Complete’ button on the right:exchange-2016-complete-certificate-request
  3. Click browse or input the UNC path to the location where you downloaded the completed SSL certificate from your third party certificate authority and click Next.exch-2016-completed-cert-file-from-ca
  4. Now you will need to assign Exchange services to your SSL certificate.


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