Installing Self-Signed CA Certificate in Window

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If you want to use a self signed certificate to secure your web-mail.

Steps to install SSL CA Certificate in Windows

Step – 1
Open MMC; Click on Start -> Run -> type MMC -> Click OK

Step – 2
Go to ‘File’ and click on Add/Remove Snap-in…

Add Remove Snap-in...

Step – 3
Click on ‘Certificates’ >’Add’

Add Certificate

Step – 4
Select the ‘User Account’ & Click on ‘Finish’

Click on ‘Ok’

User Account

Step – 5
Now, you need to expand Certificates -> Trusted Root Certification Authority -> Certificates

Right click on the right pane -> All Tasks -> Import

Import Certificate

Step – 6
The next step is to import certificate wizard

Browse to the certificate file, Click Next, Select Trusted Root Certification Authorities, Click Next, and then Finish.

You will be asked the security warning, click yes.

Certificates Import Wizard


Note: Once you have imported the certificate then you will not get prompted about the website’s certificate.