Customers who use a thumb print with pre installed PFX files to support user authentication must configure thumb print trust on the web host, manager service, and DEM Orchestrator and Worker host machines.

Before you begin

Valid web.pfx and ms.pfx available for thumb print authentication.

About this task

Customers who import PEM files or use self-signed certificates can ignore this procedure.

Procedure

  1. Import the web.pfx and ms.pfx files to the following locations on the web component and manager service host machines:
    • Host Computer/Certificates/Personal certificate store

    • Host Computer/Certificates/Trusted People certificate store

  2. Import the web.pfx and ms.pfx files to the following locations on the DEM Orchestrator and Worker host machines:

    Host Computer/Certificates/Trusted People certificate store

  3. Open a Microsoft Management Console window on each of the applicable host machines.
    Note:

    Actual paths and options in the Management Console may differ somewhat based on Windows versions and system configurations.

    1. Select Add/Remove Snap-in.
    2. Select Certificates.
    3. Select Local Computer.
    4. Open the certificate files that you imported previously and copy the thumb prints.

What to do next

Insert the thumb print into the vRealize Automation wizard Certificate page for the Manager Service, Web components and DEM components.