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Solution ID : SO1437

Last Modified : 05/02/2018

Replace (reissue) Java Code Signing Certificate Purchased Through Thawte Certificate Center (TCC) or Enterprise Account (TCCE)

Solution

Perform the following steps to replace or reissue a Java Code Signing Certificate:

Step 1 - Generate a New Keystore and Certificate Signing Request (CSR) File:

Before submitting an enrollment requesting for a replacement certificate, a new CSR file from a new Keystore is required.  For instructions to generate a new CSR file from a new Keystore:

Generate Keystore and CSR for Java Code Signing Certificate:
Please click here for documentation on the process.

 

Step 2 - Submit CSR for Replacement Certificate:

Perform the following steps to submit a replacement certificate order using the CSR created from step 1:

  1. Log into the appropriate account:

    Thawte Certificate Center (TCC)
    Thawte Certificate Center Enterprise (TCCE)
     
  2. Select the certificate from the list in the top box
     
  3. Down below on the Status tabbed box, under Available Actions, click the Replace this certificate link
     
  4. Follow the wizard to replace the certificate

    NOTE:  When opening the CSR file, ensure to use a plain text editor (ex. Notepad, Vi) to copy and paste when prompted to in the wizard.