This is an example how to create, export and install Windows Server Root CA signed certificate to the NetScaler appliance.
Create Certificate Request on Windows Server:
Choose Request a certificate on your Windows CA:
Choose advanced certificate request:
Choose Submit a certificate…:
Copy-Paste your Certification Request and choose Certificate Template Web Server:
Download and save your certificate:
Complete your Certificate Request:
Open Certificates MMC Snap-in, choose certificate and and export:
Log in to your NetScaler 10.1 and install certificate (for NetScaler 10.5 same method works, GUIs look is just a bit different)
Choose Import PKCS#12:
Choose Output file name whatever you want, browse PKCS#12 certificate file we just exported and type Password we created in certificate export phase:
Choose Manage Certificates / Keys / CSRs:
Download certificate .key file, change filetype association from .key to the .cer and upload it back to the NetScaler:
And that’s it! Now you have properly exported and installed certificate on your NetScaler.