Jarsigner Certificate Chain Not Found For Keystore

When trying to sign a jar file, you get: Jarsigner: Certificate chain not found for: DeploymentRuleSet.jar.  DeploymentRuleSet.jar must reference a valid KeyStore key entry containing a private key and corresponding public key certificate chain. You can get the Certificate chain not found error if you put filepaths in the jarsigner command line switches. To fix […]
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Keytool Error: Java.IO.FileNotFoundException: (Access is denied)

When generating a self signed certificate using the Java Keytool, you get this error: Keytool error: java.io.FileNotFoundException: keystore.jks (Access is denied) You get the Java Keytool FileNotFoundException error if you didn’t run the command prompt as an administrator. This access is denied error even happens if you are logged in as an administrator, you still […]
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How To Generate A Self Signed Certificate Using The Java Keytool

This article shows you how to generate a self signed certificate using the Java Keytool. To generate a self signed certificate: Log into the PC as a local administrator Navigate to the Bin directory of your Java installation (typically C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre7\bin) Run the following command (feel free to change the password to something more […]
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Error 0x800b0109 A Certificate Chain Processed But Terminated In A Root Certificate Which Is Not Trusted

You can get the following error when trying to deploy an application package through SCCM to Windows 8: In-line script returned error output: Add-AppxPackage : Deployment failed with HRESULT: 0x800B0109, A certificate chain processed, but terminated in a root certificate which is not trusted by the trust provider. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x800B0109) error 0x800B0109: The […]
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The File Contains Objects That Do Not Match The Program Criteria – Certificate Import Wizard

When trying to import a certificate file (possibly via group policy object), you may get this error: Certificate Import Wizard The file contains objects that do not match the program’s criteria. Specify another file. This is because the certificate store you are trying to store the certificate in does not accept certificates of that type. […]
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Adding Security Certificates To Internet Explorer Via Group Policy Or Script

Sometimes you need to add security certificates to Internet Explorer. Normally to add security certificates to Internet Explorer, you would click on: Tools Internet Options The Content tab Certificates Then Import the security certificate using the wizard If you want to add SSL certificates to numerous IE installations, the easiest way to do this is […]
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Why Is The Address Bar Green In Internet Explorer On Some Websites?

On some websites, the address bar is green in Internet Explorer. Why is this and what makes the address bar go green? The address bar in Internet Explorer goes green when the website owner has purchased an EV Certificate. Certificates are used as a security mechanism by Internet Explorer to inform the user that a […]
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