To pick up your Symantec Extended Validation (EV) Code Signing certificate, please select from one of the following methods below.
Step 1: Install the SafeNet Token Drivers onto a Windows Operating System
Prior to installing the Extended Validation (EV) Code Signing certificate on the USB token, install the SafeNet drivers by following this solution: SO20491
Note: EV Code Signing key generation and certificate pick up is only supported on Windows 7 or above and with Internet Explorer browser version 10.0 or above.
Step 2: Install the EV Code Signing Certificate onto the Symantec USB Token
Note: Before picking up the certificate, possession of the hardware token shipped by Symantec is required. Only the approved FIPS 140-2 token shipped by Symantec will be allowed for completing the EV certificate installation. If there are any questions regarding the status of the EV Code Signing Certificate order or the shipment status of the token, contact Customer Support.
After the Symantec USB token has been obtained, perform the following steps to pick up the EV Code Signing certificate
Step 3: Verify Installation of the EV Code Signing Certificate
To verify the installation of the EV Code Signing certificate onto your token, perform the following steps:
To pick up your Symantec EV Code Signing certificate using "On another computer or hardward security module (HSM)", please refer to SO29128
Additional Information and Resources
For assistance with signing files using the EV Code Signing certificate, refer to following solutions:
Extended Validation (EV) Code Signing Certificate Signing Instructions
See solution ID: SO20528
How to sign Microsoft Windows 64-bit kernel-mode software using Extended Validation (EV) Code Signing
See solution ID: SO20529