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Last Modified : 05/02/2018

Backup Keystore for Jetty Java HTTP Servlet Web Server

Problem

Backup Keystore for Jetty Java HTTP Servlet Web Server
Backup Keystore
Export Keystore

Solution

To make a backup of the Keystore, after the Keyentry has been created, please follow the instructions below:


Important: The Keyentry must already exist on your Keystore
 


Step 1: Access the directory which the keystore was saved to.
By default, the keystore is saved in the following directory on your machine:

C:\WINNT\Profiles\Administrator\.keystore

OR

C:\Documents and Settings\your name\.keystore

Note: The default name, for the keystore is .keystore, if none was provided.



Step 2: Make a copy of the .keystore file, preferably to a removable disk, in case of a system crash or failure.

Important: Make a note of the password which was set for the .keystore file when it was generated.