Certificate and CSR Have Different Common Names

Updated Nov 14, 2018

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Software

  • LabVIEW

Issue Details

I have created SSL certificate for my NI Web Server but when I try to install it through SSL Certificate Management tab I'm getting following error:

Error retrieving remote settings
There was an error retrieving the web server configuration.
Response code: BadRequest Error: Uploaded certificate and CSR have different common names, operation aborted.

 

Common Name in the certificate and certification request are the same. How can I overcome this issue and successfully add this SSL certificate to my NI Web Server?

Solution

NI Web Server accepts Base-64 encoded X.509 (*.cer) certificates. If you already have DER encoded binary X.509 (*.cer) certificate format you need to export it to Base-64 encoded X.509 to install it on Web Server.

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