How to Install Your Existing Certificate into SBS Essentials

[Today’s post comes to us courtesy of Justin Crosby and Wayne Gordon McIntyre from Commercial Technical Support] Small Business Server 2011 Essentials provides a wizard that will enable you to purchase and install a trusted certificate through our partners GoDaddy and eNom. This blog post will cover the scenario where you already own a trusted… Read more

How to Obtain the Certificate Distribution Package in SBS 2011 Standard through Remote Web Access

[Today’s post comes to us courtesy of Mohammed Sabir Chandwale, Moloy Tandon, and Shawn Sullivan from Commercial Technical Support] SBS 2011 Standard, just like SBS 2008, allows you to create a self-issued SSL certificate via the Internet Address Management Wizard so that you can communicate securely with the server without having to purchase a certificate…. Read more

How to Add the SBS 2011 Standard Trusted Root Certificate to Windows Phone 7

[Today’s post comes to us courtesy of Damian Leibaschoff from Commercial Technical Support] As you all know, a successful synchronization from a mobile device using SSL requires that the device trusts the certificate installed in SBS. If we are using the self-issued certificate that is automatically generated when the Internet Address Management Wizard is completed… Read more

How to Manually Install Certificates in SBS 2008

[Today’s post comes to us courtesy of Mark Stanfill] The SBS Add a Trusted Certificate wizard may fail to display a certificate that is correctly installed in the certificate store if the subject field of the certificate is missing. This happens because some third-party certificate authorities (CAs) issue certificates with a blank subject. The Subject… Read more

SBS 2008: IAMW (Internet Address Management Wizard) Screencast

Peter Gallagher and Damian Leibaschoff have created a Screencast covering the SBS 2008 IAMW.  You can view it here: More Information:  Introducing the Internet Address Management Wizard: Part 1 of 3 – http://blogs.technet.com/sbs/archive/2008/10/15/introducing-the-internet-address-management-wizard-part-1-of-3.aspx Introducing the Internet Address Management Wizard: Part 2 of 3 – http://blogs.technet.com/sbs/archive/2008/10/16/introducing-the-internet-address-management-wizard-part-2-of-3.aspx Introducing the Internet Address Management Wizard: Part 3 of 3… Read more

You Receive a “Target Principal Name is Incorrect” Certificate Error in Outlook 2007 When Connecting to Either POP3 or IMAP4 on SBS 2008

[Today’s post comes to us courtesy of Shawn Sullivan] This post discusses an issue we have seen specifically with Outlook 2007. After configuring Outlook 2007 to connect to SBS 2008 using either POP3 or IMAP4 with TLS, you receive a certificate error when initiating a connection. “The server you are connected to is using a… Read more

Introducing the Internet Address Management Wizard: Part 3 of 3

[Today’s post comes to us courtesy of Ed Walters, Shawn Sullivan, and Justin Crosby] Today we finish with part 3 of our 3 part series on the IAMW.  Part 1 can be found here and part 2 here. What Changes Does the IAMW Make? External DNS If you choose“I want the server to manage the… Read more

Introducing the Internet Address Management Wizard: Part 2 of 3

[Today’s post comes to us courtesy of Ed Walters and Justin Crosby] Today we continue with part 2 of our 3 part series on the IAMW.  Part 1 can be found here. Scenario 2 – I have a domain name I currently own and would like to use Select the “Set up your Internet address”… Read more

Introducing the Internet Address Management Wizard: Part 1 of 3

[Today’s post comes to us courtesy of Ed Walters and Justin Crosby] Welcome to part 1 of our 3 part series on the Internet Address Management Wizard (IAMW). Part 1 will cover using the wizard to purchase a new Internet domain name Part 2 will cover using a domain name you already own Part 3… Read more