This DSC Resource module can be used to install or uninstall Certificate Services components in Windows Server.

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There is a newer prerelease version of this module available.
See the version list below for details.

Installation Options

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Install-Module -Name ActiveDirectoryCSDsc -RequiredVersion

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Install-PSResource -Name ActiveDirectoryCSDsc -Version

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Package Details



DesiredStateConfiguration DSC DSCResourceKit DSCResource


AdcsCertificationAuthority AdcsEnrollmentPolicyWebService AdcsOnlineResponder AdcsWebEnrollment


This module has no dependencies.

Release Notes

- Changed `Assert-VerifiableMocks` to be `Assert-VerifiableMock` to meet
 Pester standards.
- Updated license year in LICENSE.MD and module manifest to 2018.
- Removed requirement for Pester maximum version 4.0.8.
- Added new resource EnrollmentPolicyWebService - see
 [issue 43](
- BREAKING CHANGE: New Key for AdcsCertificationAuthority, IsSingleInstance - see
 [issue 47](
- Added:
 - MSFT_xADCSOnlineResponder resource to install the Online Responder service.
- Corrected filename of MSFT_AdcsCertificationAuthority integration test file.


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
5.0.1-previe... 461 12/30/2020
5.0.1-previe... 271 7/4/2020
5.0.0 90,179 6/20/2020
5.0.0-previe... 239 6/20/2020
5.0.0-previe... 269 4/26/2020
5.0.0-previe... 247 3/25/2020 69,365 9/19/2019 11,911 8/8/2019 21,139 5/15/2019 55,436 2/20/2019 4,867 1/10/2019 (current version) 3,723 6/13/2018 759 5/2/2018
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