Enter up to 24 alphanumeric characters for naming the key pair. Set a name that will be easy for you to
find later in a list.
Select the signature algorithm from the drop-down list.
RSA is used for generating a key pair. Select the key length from the drop-down list. The larger the
number for the key length, the slower the communication. However, the security is tighter.
[512-bit] cannot be selected for the key length, if [SHA384] or [SHA512] is selected for [Signature
[Certificate Signing Request (CSR) Settings]
Click the [Select Country/Region] radio button and select the country/region from the drop-down list.
You can also click the [Enter Internet Country Code] radio button and enter a country code, such as "US"
for the United States.
Enter up to 24 alphanumeric characters for the location as necessary.
Enter up to 24 alphanumeric characters for the organization name as necessary.
Enter up to 48 alphanumeric characters for the common name of the certificate as necessary. "Common
Name" is often abbreviated as "CN."
Key and Certificate Signing Request (CSR) may take approximately 10 to 15 minutes to generate.
Click [Store in File].
A dialog box for storing the file appears. Choose where to store the file and click [Save].
The Key and Certificate Signing Request (CSR) file is stored on the computer.
Attach the stored file and submit the application to the certification authority.