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Solution ID : SO29141

Last Modified : 05/02/2018

Thawte Certificate Center (TCC): Pick up your Thawte Code Signing certificate using "On my USB token or smart card"

Solution

To pick up your Thawte Code Signing certificate if you have selected the option "On my USB token or smart card," please use the instructions below.

Certificate pick up through Thawte Approval e-mail

  1. Open the Thawte Code Signing Certificate order approval email that was received from Thawte. 
  2. Click the secure URL link within the email and follow the steps how to pick up certificate through Thawte Certificate Center (TCC).


     

Certificate pick up through Thawte Certificate Center (TCC)

  1. Log in to the Thawte Certificate Center (TCC) account.
  2. Enter the Username and Password, click Sign In.
    Note: If you do not remember your Username or Password, refer to this solution.
  3. From the list, select the corresponding certificate to download.
  4. Under the Order summary tab > Available Actions, select Pick up your certificate.
  5. Select the option, On my USB token or smart card.


     
  6. The Web Access Confirmation message window will appear. Click Yes.
    Note: Two security windows will ask to perform certificate operations, you must confirm both to continue.


     
  7. Plug in your USB token or smart card into the computer. Windows will scan your computer and automatically install drivers needed for the device.
    Note: For further assistance with your USB token or smart card, reference your device manufacturer for help.
  8. Select the cryptographic service provider (CSP) and Signature hash algorithm (SHA) for the USB token or smart card device.


     
  9. Click Continue to install your certificate into your USB token or smart card device.
  10. You should receive a successful installation message that the code signing certificate has been installed.