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To establish the certificate types that an enterprise certification authority can issue

  1. Log on to the system as an Administrator.
  2. Open Certification Authority.
  3. In the console tree, click Policy Settings.

    • Certification Authority (computer)
    • CA name
    • Policy Settings
  4. To Do this
    Issue additional certificate types from the certification authority. On the Action menu, point to New, and then click Certificate to Issue. Click the new certificate template to use and click OK.
    Stop issuing a specific certificate type from the certification authority. In the details pane, click the certificate template you no longer want to issue from this CA. On the Action menu, click Delete.


  • To open Certification Authority, click Start, point to Programs, point to Administrative Tools, and then click Certification Authority.
  • This procedure applies only to enterprise certification authorities. Stand-alone certification authorities do not use certificate templates.

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