Author Topic: Signing and Certificates  (Read 2067 times)

bettman

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Signing and Certificates
« on: March 13, 2014, 11:27:34 am »
Greetings,

I have a question concerning certificate signing. We have our own certificate authority that I am using to create a certificate for my WInbatch scripts. When I install the certificate into my personal store, WInbatch will compile without errors. If I delete the certificate and reimport to the Trusted Root Certification Authorities store and try to compile, I receive a certificate not found error. Is Winbatch only capable to using certificates in the personal store or can I tell Winbatch where to look for the certificate?

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Re: Signing and Certificates
« Reply #1 on: March 13, 2014, 01:07:13 pm »
You need to use the personal store if you are going use the WinBatch compiler or IntControl 93 to sign scripts.  Of course you can sign a compiled WinBatch script using other methods like MSFT's signtool or just keep the certificate in both places.
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