Exporting the certificate

Learn how to export the certificate.


  1. Open the Manage computer certificates.
  2. Click Personal > Certificates.
  3. Right-click the certificate created by the script and select All Tasks > Export....
  4. In Certificate Export Wizard, click Next > Yes, export the private Key > Next.
  5. Keep the options as default and click Next.
  6. In the Password field, enter the password to protect the certification file, click Next.
  7. In the File name field, enter a name for certificate, click Next.
  8. Click Finish > OK.
  9. Open the folder %systemroot%\system32.
  10. Copy the file to the path where the IBM RPA Studio on IBM RPA on premises version is installed and then open the file.
  11. Click Local Machine > Next > Next.
  12. In Password field enter the password created in step 6, then click Next.
  13. Click Automatically select a certificate store based on the type of the certificate > Next.
  14. Click Finish > OK.

What to do next

You must configure the SMTP relay on the IBM RPA Control Center. See Configuring on IBM RPA Control Center to proceed.