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Encrypted key file uploaded.

Problem

You have uploaded an encrypted key file while importing the SSL certificate for enabling secured communication(HTTPS) .

Cause

You might have got this error message due to the reason mentioned below:

  • Uploaded key file is encrypted

Resolution

You can try to resolve the issue, by decrypting the encrypted file. Follow the below steps to decrypt file,

  1. Navigate to the <Desktop Central installed directory>/apache/bin.
  2. Place your encrypted key file in this directory.
  3. Open command prompt with administrator privilege from this location.
  4. Execute this command openssl rsa -in <encrypted key file name> -out decrypted_key.key
  5. When prompted to enter a password, enter the password which you used for encrypting the key file.

You have successfully decrypted the file . Now try uploading the certificate using the decrypted_key.key file.

Applies to: Import SSL certificate 

Keywords: Encrypted key file, decrypt, SSL certificate

 

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