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

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Installation Options

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Install-Module -Name xCertificate -RequiredVersion

Copy and Paste the following command to install this package using Microsoft.PowerShell.PSResourceGet More Info

Install-PSResource -Name xCertificate -Version

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Package Details



DesiredStateConfiguration DSC DSCResourceKit DSCResource


xCertificateImport xCertReq xPfxImport


This module has no dependencies.

Release Notes

- xCertReq:
 - Added additional parameters KeyLength, Exportable, ProviderName, OID, KeyUsage, CertificateTemplate, SubjectAltName
- Fixed most markdown errors in Readme.md.
- Corrected Parameter decoration format to be consistent with guidelines.


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated 19,367,376 2/8/2018 6,192,168 12/20/2017 9,461 8/23/2017 24,972 7/12/2017 3,626 6/1/2017 2,785 5/31/2017 46,128 4/19/2017 14,189 3/8/2017 (current version) 7,952 12/14/2016 3,433 11/2/2016 7,364 6/29/2016 910 5/18/2016 3,286 12/3/2015 1,141 7/24/2015 118 6/17/2015
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