Enabling a new certificate template on the CA

Follow these steps to enable a new certificate template on the CA.


  1. Log on to the CA server with administrative credentials.
  2. Open the Server Manager and select Roles > Active Directory > Certificate Services > Certificate Templates.
  3. Right-click Certificate Templates, and then select New > Certificate Template to Issue
  4. Select the new certificate template and click OK.
    Enable Certificate Templates window
    Note: The published certificate template might take some time to become available on all Domain Controllers.

What to do next

Setting up a default certificate template on the NDES server