CertificateDsc

4.7.0.0

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

Minimum PowerShell version

4.0

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 CertificateDsc -RequiredVersion 4.7.0.0

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Author(s)

Microsoft Corporation

Copyright

(c) 2018 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

Owners

Tags

DesiredStateConfiguration DSC DSCResourceKit DSCResource

DSCResources

CertificateExport CertificateImport CertReq PfxImport WaitForCertificateServices

Dependencies

This module has no dependencies.

Release Notes

- Opted into Common Tests "Common Tests - Validate Localization" -
 fixes [Issue 195](https://github.com/PowerShell/CertificateDsc/issues/195).
- Combined all `CertificateDsc.ResourceHelper` module functions into
 `CertificateDsc.Common` module and renamed to `CertificateDsc.CommonHelper`
 module.
- CertReq:
 - Fix error when ProviderName parameter is not encapsulated in
   double quotes - fixes [Issue 185](https://github.com/PowerShell/CertificateDsc/issues/185).
- Refactor integration tests to update to latest standards.
- Refactor unit tests to update to latest standards.
- CertificateImport:
 - Refactor to use common functions and share more code with `PfxImport`
   resource.
 - Resource will now only throw an exception if the PFX file does not exist
   and it needs to be imported.
 - Removed file existence check from `Path` parameter to enable the resource
   to remove a certificate from the store without the need to have the
   access to the certificate file.
 - Removed ShouldProcess because it is not required by DSC Resources.
- CertificatePfx:
 - Refactor to use common functions and share more code with
   `CertificateImport` resource.
 - Resource will now only throw an exception if the certificate file does
   not exist and it needs to be imported.
- CertificateImport:
 - Added `FriendlyName` parameter to allow setting the certificate friendly
   name of the imported certificate - fixes [Issue 194](https://github.com/PowerShell/CertificateDsc/issues/194).
- CertificatePfx:
 - Added `FriendlyName` parameter to allow setting the certificate friendly
   name of the imported certificate - fixes [Issue 194](https://github.com/PowerShell/CertificateDsc/issues/194).

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated
5.0.0-previe... 5,280 8/30/2020
5.0.0-previe... 1,799 7/5/2020
5.0.0-previe... 1,791 5/22/2020
5.0.0-previe... 1,766 5/17/2020
5.0.0-previe... 1,791 4/1/2020
4.7.0.0 (current version) 27,922,183 6/26/2019
4.6.0.0 58,955 5/15/2019
4.5.0.0 48,821 4/3/2019
4.4.0.0 39,489 2/20/2019
4.3.0.0 10,337 1/10/2019
4.2.0.0 13,510 9/5/2018
4.1.0.0 22,789 6/13/2018
4.0.0.0 136,636 5/3/2018
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