Create Anywhere Access Certificate Windows 2012 Essentials 25

One of the nice features of Windows 2012 Essentials is the Anywhere Access functionality. To get this savely working you will need a certificate, but the installation wizzard will offer you to buy one with a trusted authority or move your domain to a trusted partner. Since I don’t want either choices, I created my own certificate. Create Management Console First you need to open up a MMC and add the “Certificates” snap-in. Choose “Computer Account” > “Local” > Finish. Next add the snap-in “Certificate Authority” and once again choose¬†“Computer Account” > “Local” > Finish. Create Certificate Request Follow the next steps in the created MMC: Certificates > Personal > ...