Installing a Certificate into the Trusted Root Authority on Windows 8 or Windows 10

  1. Download Certificate

  2. Press Open at the dialog box:

    • For Internet Explorer:

    • For Edge:

    • For Chrome:
      Save the fortigate.crt file to the Downloads folder
      Then open the file:

  3. When prompted please select the "Install Certificate" button.

  4. Select the "Local Machine" option when prompted.

  5. Select the "Place all certificates in the following store" option and select the "Browse" button.

  6. Select the "Trusted Root Certification Authorities" then click the "OK" button.

  7. Verify the correct Certificate Store Location was selected and click the "Next" button to continue.

  8. Select the "Finish" button to complete the installation.

  9. The import was successful, click "OK" to continue.

  10. Click "OK" to close the window.

  11. Installation Complete! Attempt to open IE or Chrome browser and navigate to an https website to verify that the installation was successful.