Installing PFX Certificate with Private key using DSC into Azure VM RRS feed

  • Question

  • Does anyone know of a way to import a certificate with private key into a machine in azure using DSC? There doesn't seem to be a DSC resource for this.

    Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:49 PM


  • Hi Jhodges,

    Please refer to this article to start to Deploy the previously created certificate .pfx and also adds this cert to the LocalMachine\Root (trusted root authority):

    Bootstrapping a PowerShell DSC Pull Server and Client

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    If there is anything else regarding this issue, please feel free to post back.

    Best Regards,

    Anna Wang

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    • Proposed as answer by AnnaWY Monday, June 1, 2015 10:24 AM
    • Marked as answer by AnnaWY Friday, June 5, 2015 12:18 PM
    Wednesday, May 20, 2015 2:53 AM