This is how you can download your personal certificate:


1

Open the URL https://cert-manager.com/customer/DFN/idp/clientgeant
Under Find Your Institution search for Bayreuth and click on University of Bayreuth.

2

You will be redirected to the login page of the Uni Bayreuth. Please enter your Uni Bayreuth username and password.
After that, click Login.

3

Click Informationen übertragen on the now appearing page.

4

To request your personal certificate, fill out the form as shown in the screenshot:

Certificate Profile: GÉANT Personal email signing and encryption
Term: 730 days
Enrollment Method: Key Generation
Key Type: RSA-4096
Passwort: choose a secure passwort that will be used to encrypt your certificate – it is independent from your Uni Bayreuth user account password
Choose key protection algorithm: Compatible TripeDES-SHA1

5

Click the checkbox next to I have read and agree to the terms of the EULA below the form and accept the EULA by clicking Agree in the dialog that will appear.

Next, click Submit.

6

Generating the certificate can take several minutes. Please do not close your browser (-tab) or use your pc in any other way until it is finished!

The download will start automatically.

7

Done! The certificate file certs.p12 was downloaded to your computer and can now be used.
Please keep it in a safe place, separate from the password!
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Last update: 23.05.2024 12:29

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