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CERTREQ SIGN


Description | Syntax | Parameters | Switches | Related | Notes | Examples | Errorlevels | Availability

To sign a cross-certification or qualified subordination request.


Syntax

CERTREQ [-sign] [/?]

CERTREQ -sign [-binary] [-cert certificate_id] [-crl] [request_input_file [request_output_file]]


Parameters
request_input_file (NT2003)
Specifies the base64-encoded or binary input file that you want to use. The file can be a PKCS #10 certificate request, PKCS #7 certificate renewal request, KEYGEN tag format certificate request, a Certificate Management protocol using Cryptographic Message Syntax (CMS) request (AKA CMC), or a certificate file of the CA that you want to cross-certify.
request_output_file (NT2003)
Specifies the base64-encoded file to which you want to send output.

Switches
/? (NT2003)
Display cluster group syntax. Default.
-binary (NT2003)
Formats output files as binary instead of base64-encoded.
-cert certificate_id (NT2003)
Specifies the signing certificate by common name, serial number, Secure Hash Algorithm (SHA-1) key, or certificate hash.
-crl (NT2003)
Includes certificate revocation lists (CRLs) in the output to the base64-encoded PKCS #7 file specified by request_output_file.
-sign (NT2003)
Signs a cross-certification or qualified subordination request.

Related

CERTREQ ACCEPT
CERTREQ NEW
CERTREQ POLICY
CERTREQ RETRIEVE
CERTREQ SUBMIT


Notes

none.


Examples

none.


Errorlevels

none.


Availability
External
DOS
none
Windows
none
Windows NT
NT2003