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Why doesn't the SharePoint 2010 STS use the Windows Certificate Store?

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 23, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

I've come across a few issues recently where I've needed to import certificates in to SharePoint 2010's certificate store AKA Manage Trusts in Central Admin. I’ve had to import trusted root certificates for Claims , Cross-Farm Service Applications , the User Profile Service Application, and I've noticed it's also a requirement for

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