This module includes DSC resources that simplify administration of certificates on a Windows Server

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DesiredStateConfiguration DSC DSCResourceKit DSCResource


CertificateExport CertificateImport CertReq PfxImport WaitForCertificateServices


This module has no dependencies.

Release Notes

- Fix example publish to PowerShell Gallery by adding `gallery_api`
 environment variable to `AppVeyor.yml` - fixes [Issue 187](https://github.com/PowerShell/CertificateDsc/issues/187).
- CertificateDsc.Common.psm1
 - Exclude assemblies that set DefinedTypes to null instead of an empty array
   to prevent failures on GetTypes(). This issue occurred with the
   Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.dll assembly.

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated 1,677 5/15/2019 (current version) 16,508 4/3/2019 35,645 2/20/2019 2,374 1/10/2019 5,738 9/5/2018 13,598 6/13/2018 120,614 5/3/2018