Generate a CSR: Lotus Domino

To generate a Certificate Signing Request (CSR), please do the following:

Generate a CSR in Lotus Domino 4.6x

  • Step 1 of 6

    Open the administration panel.

  • Step 2 of 6

    Choose System Databases and then Open Domino Server Certificate Administration (locally).

  • Step 3 of 6

    Select Create Key Ring.

  • Step 4 of 6

    Choose a name and password for the key ring file and then choose your key size. Use the largest key size available (2048-bit).

  • Step 5 of 6

    Fill in the DN information, and click Create Key Ring.

  • Step 6 of 6

    Hit OK and then click Create Certificate Request.

Generate CSR in Lotus Domino 5.0x and later

  • Step 1 of 7

    From the Domino Administration client, choose File-open Server, and select the server you are securing.

  • Step 2 of 7

    On the file tab, double-click the Server Certificate Administration database.

  • Step 3 of 7

    Select Create Key Ring.

  • Step 4 of 7

    Choose a name and password for the key ring file and then choose your key size. Use the largest key size available (2048-bit).

  • Step 5 of 7

    Fill in the DN information and click Create Key Ring.

  • Step 6 of 7

    Hit OK and then click Create Certificate Request.

  • Step 7 of 7

    Copy and paste the CSR (including the BEGIN and END tags) into the DigiCert form.