Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS)

    This download center location contains information related to administering Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS)
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        The documents available on this download center page are to help IT Professionals to plan, deploy, migrate, and operate a Windows Server that is running the Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS) role. The documents posted here will be the latest versions of the guidance for supported versions of certificate services.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2 (32-Bit x86), Windows Server 2003 R2 x64 editions, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2

        Windows Server Standard Edition for most features Windows Server Enterprise or DataCenter for Network Device Enrollment Service and Online Responder Service Document reader
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      • This download page contains downloads of documenation related to the AD CS server role and its related role services. This includes: Certificate Templates Certificate Enrollment in multiple forest scenarios Certificate Enrollment Web Service Certificate Policy Enrollment Web Service Certificate Revocation Checking Certification Authority Clustering Key archival Key recovery Online Responder. Certificate checking using the Online Certificate Status Protocol (OCSP) Network Device Enrollment Service (NDES). The Microsoft equivalent of Simple Certificate Enrollment Protocol (SCEP) for network devices Suite B encryption support Test Lab Guides for Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS)

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