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Create SSL Certificate (Self Signed)2021/12/20

Create Self Signed SSL Certificate.
Self Signed SSL Certificate is for the purpose of development or testing, if you use your server as a business, it had better buy and use a Formal Certificates.
[1] Run PowerShell with Admin Privilege.
Windows PowerShell
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# confirm the certificates stored PATH
PS C:\Users\Administrator> Get-PSDrive | Format-Table -AutoSize -Wrap 

Name     Used (GB) Free (GB) Provider    Root                 CurrentLocation
----     --------- --------- --------    ----                 ---------------
Alias                        Alias
C            14.71    104.67 FileSystem  C:\                Users\serverworld
Cert                         Certificate \
D                            FileSystem  D:\
Env                          Environment
Function                     Function
HKCU                         Registry    HKEY_CURRENT_USER
HKLM                         Registry    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Variable                     Variable
WSMan                        WSMan

# create self signed certificate
# -DnsName (DNS name)
# -KeyAlgorithm (RSA | ECDSA)
# -KeyLength (Key Length)
# -CertStoreLocation (certificate store PATH)
# -NotAfter (valid term : the example below is 10 years)
PS C:\Users\Administrator> New-SelfSignedCertificate `
-DnsName "" `
-KeyAlgorithm RSA `
-KeyLength 2048 `
-CertStoreLocation "Cert:\LocalMachine\My" `
-NotAfter (Get-Date).AddYears(10) 

   PSParentPath: Microsoft.PowerShell.Security\Certificate::LocalMachine\My

Thumbprint                                Subject
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[2] If you'd like to see the your self signed certificate on GUI, run [Run] and input [certlm.msc].
[3] If you created self signed certificate like this example [Cert:\LocalMachine\My], it is stored under [Personal] - [Certificate].
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