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


Test-CertificatePath Test-Thumbprint Find-Certificate New-InvalidArgumentError Test-IsNanoServer New-InvalidArgumentException New-InvalidOperationException Get-LocalizedData Start-Win32Process Wait-Win32ProcessStart Wait-Win32ProcessStop Wait-Win32ProcessEnd


xCertificateExport xCertificateImport xCertReq xPfxImport


This module has no dependencies.

Release Notes

- Converted AppVeyor build process to use AppVeyor.psm1.
- Correct Param block to meet guidelines.
- Moved shared modules into modules folder.
- xCertificateExport:
 - Added new resource.
- Cleanup xCertificate.psd1 to remove unneccessary properties.
- Converted AppVeyor.yml to use DSCResource.tests shared code.
- Opted-In to markdown rule validation.
- Examples modified to meet standards for auto documentation generation.

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated 8,701,089 2/8/2018 6,192,149 12/20/2017 8,542 8/23/2017 21,085 7/12/2017 3,474 6/1/2017 2,777 5/31/2017 46,106 4/19/2017 (current version) 14,181 3/8/2017 7,671 12/14/2016 3,188 11/2/2016 5,458 6/29/2016 903 5/18/2016 3,214 12/3/2015 1,134 7/24/2015 107 6/17/2015
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