To create the A/V authentication certificate request for Edge Servers

  1. On the Edge Server, in the Deployment Wizard, on the Deploy Edge Serverpage, next to Step 4: Configure Certificates for the Edge Server, click Run.

  2. In the Communications Certificate Wizard, on the Welcomepage, click Next.

  3. On the Available Certificate Taskspage, click Create a new certificate, and then click Next.

  4. On the Select the Component for Which Certificate Is Requestedpage, select A/V Authentication Certificate.

  5. On the Delayed or Immediate Requestpage, select the Prepare the request now, but send it latercheck box, and then click Next.

  6. On the Name and Security Settingspage, type a friendly name for the certificate, specify the bit length (typically, the default of 1024), select the Mark the certificate as exportablecheck box, and then click Next.

  7. On the Organization Informationpage, type the name for the organization and the organizational unit (such as a division or department, if appropriate), and then click Next.

  8. On the Your Server's Subject Namepage, in Subject name, type or select the subject name of the A/V Edge service on the Edge Server.

    The subject name should match the fully qualified domain name (FQDN) of the A/V Edge Service published by the external firewall. For Litware Inc., this value is
  9. Click Next.

  10. On the Geographical Informationpage, type the location information, and then click Next.

  11. On the Certificate Request File Namepage, type the full path and file name to which the request is to be saved (or, click Browseto locate and select the certificate), and then click Next.

  12. On the Request Summarypage, review the certificate information, and then click Next.

  13. On the Certificate Wizard completedpage, verify successful completion, and then click Finish.

  14. After the Enterprise CA creates the request, submit this file to your CA (that is, by e-mail or other method supported by your organization for your Enterprise CA) and, when you receive the response file, copy the new certificate to a location that is accessible by the Edge Server on which you requested the certificate.

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