This topic describes how to assign an existing certificate to a server running Office Communications Server 2007 R2.

To process an offline certificate request

  1. Log on to the server for which you want to configure a certificate with an account that is a member of the Administrators and the RTCUniversalServerAdmins group.

  2. Do one of the following:

    • Insert the Microsoft Office Communications Server 2007 R2 CD, and then click one of the following:

      • Enterprise Edition

      • Standard Edition

    • If you are installing from a network share, browse to the setup\amd64\ folder on the network share, and then double-click one of the following:.

      • setupEE.exe

      • setupSE.exe

  3. In the deployment tool, do one of the following:

    • Click Deploy Pools in a Consolidated Topology.

    • Click Deploy Standard Edition Server.

  4. At Configure Certificate, click Run.

  5. On the Welcome to the Certificate Wizardpage, click Next.

  6. Click Process an offline certificate request and import the certificate, and then click Next.

  7. In Path and file name, do one of the following:

    • Type the location and file name of the .cer file that was issued to you by the certification authority (CA), and then click Next.

    • Click Browse, locate the certificate issued to you by the CA, and then click Open.

  8. Verify the certificate location and file name in the Path and file namebox, and then click Next.

    The certificate is installed to the local computer store.
  9. Click View Certificateto view the details of the certificate, and then close the certificate.

  10. Click Finish.

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