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SharePoint 2010 with SSL and Required Client Certificates - FAIL - URGENT!

Posted By:      Posted Date: April 14, 2011    Points: 0   Category :C#

I have an urgent problem


I’m trying to turn on SSL and have client certificates required for a SharePoint 2010 site running on Windows Server 2008 & IIS 7.5.  But while SSL works and I can access the secure sites via IE, I am never prompted for a certificate.  I have googled that and am still stuck.  This is maybe 30 minutes of work but I’m 5 days into this with only failure.


In IIS7.5 I have two different SharePoint sites: the original (SharePoint – 80) and the “extended one” (SharePoint – 35015).  This latter one was created for me when I extended the app for SSL in Central Admin.

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