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

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Install-Module -Name xCertificate -RequiredVersion

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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 137,487 2/8/2018 6,183,273 12/20/2017 8,233 8/23/2017 16,778 7/12/2017 3,402 6/1/2017 2,761 5/31/2017 45,982 4/19/2017 14,158 3/8/2017 (current version) 5,421 12/14/2016 2,816 11/2/2016 5,318 6/29/2016 890 5/18/2016 2,962 12/3/2015 1,120 7/24/2015 94 6/17/2015
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