Step 3: Download and Install the Certificate - FDA ESG

Step 3: Download and Install the Certificate - FDA ESG

Download & Install Your Certificate - FDA ESG

Download:

  1. Follow the link in your pickup e-mail and enter the pickup password created when you placed your order.
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  2. Create a 12+ character password for your certificate (alphanumeric only). This will be needed during certificate installation.
    Agree to the subscriber agreement and press Next.
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  3. Click Download My Certificate to download your PKCS#12 file (.pfx):
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  4. Be sure to choose Save when prompted by your browser.
     
  5. Save your certificate in a location you will remember and name it something you will remember.
    Press Save
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Install The Certificate:

  1. Double-click on the .pfx you just downloaded to open the Certificate Import Wizard.
    Click Next.
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  2. The file path is automatically selected. Click Next to continue:
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  3. Enter the private key password. This is the password that was created when you downloaded the certificate. Check the following options:
    • Mark this key as exportable.
    • Include all extended properties - this will carry over all the certificate details during import.
    Click Next.
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  4. Let the Certificate Import Wizard determine the best place for the installation. Click Next.

    Note: In some instances the certificate may not install under Personal. If this is the case then manually select the second option when rerunning the installation.
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  5. Click Finish.
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  6. Your certificate is successfully installed.
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You have now successfully obtained and installed a client digital certificate. You can check off Box 3 on your FDA ESG Checklist. The next two steps will guide you through exporting your public and private keys. Both of these are needed for your FDA ESG Account.
 

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