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How to install Entrust Cross certificate using Java Keytool utility

How to install Entrust Cross certificate using Java Keytool utility

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To install the Entrust Cross Certificate, complete the following steps:

1. Copy and paste the chain certificate and cross certificate including the -----BEGIN----- and -----END----- tags into separate file using a text editor such as Notepad. Save the file with a .cer extension (for example, chain.cer and cross.cer).

2. Using the keytool utility, enter the following:

keytool -import -alias <alias> -keystore <your_keystore_filename> -trustcacerts -file <filename_of_the_chain>

Steps:

1. Import Entrust cross certificate using the command below:

C:\>keytool -import -alias g2root -keystore c:\.mykeystore -trustcacerts -file c:\cross.cer

2. Enter keystore password:

Certificate was added to keystore.
  • Import Entrust chain using the command below:
C:\>keytool -import -alias chain -keystore c:\.mykeystore -trustcacerts -file c:\chain.cer

Enter keystore password:

Certificate was added to keystore.

Note – Do not use the same alias name as you used to create the certificate signing request. The chain certificate must be installed under a separate alias.

If you have any questions or concerns please contact the Entrust Certificate Services Support department for further assistance:

Hours of Operation:
Sunday 8:00 PM ET to Friday 8:00 PM ET
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Outside North America: 1-613-270-2680 (or see the list below)
NOTE: Smart Phone users may use the 1-800 numbers shown in the table below.
Otherwise, it is very important that international callers dial the UITF format exactly as indicated. Do not dial an extra "1" before the "800" or your call will not be accepted as an UITF toll free call.

Country Number
Australia 0011 - 800-3687-7863
1-800-767-513
Austria 00 - 800-3687-7863
Belgium 00 - 800-3687-7863
Denmark 00 - 800-3687-7863
Finland 990 - 800-3687-7863 (Telecom Finland)
00 - 800-3687-7863 (Finnet)
France 00 - 800-3687-7863
Germany 00 - 800-3687-7863
Hong Kong 001 - 800-3687-7863 (Voice)
002 - 800-3687-7863 (Fax)
Ireland 00 - 800-3687-7863
Israel 014 - 800-3687-7863
Italy 00 - 800-3687-7863
Japan 001 - 800-3687-7863 (KDD)
004 - 800-3687-7863 (ITJ)
0061 - 800-3687-7863 (IDC)
Korea 001 - 800-3687-7863 (Korea Telecom)
002 - 800-3687-7863 (Dacom)
Malaysia 00 - 800-3687-7863
Netherlands 00 - 800-3687-7863
New Zealand 00 - 800-3687-7863
0800-4413101
Norway 00 - 800-3687-7863
Singapore 001 - 800-3687-7863
Spain 00 - 800-3687-7863
Sweden 00 - 800-3687-7863 (Telia)
00 - 800-3687-7863 (Tele2)
Switzerland 00 - 800-3687-7863
Taiwan 00 - 800-3687-7863
United Kingdom 00 - 800-3687-7863
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