KU4: The Lotus Sametime computer systems authenticate themselves with their configured server certificates against the client browsers of the Lotus Sametime users. So that the client browsers accept these server certificates you need to import the root certificate with which the server certificates of the Lotus Sametime computer systems were signed in the client browsers of the Lotus Sametime users.
These steps should not be required for customer environments KU1, KU2 and KU3.
The import of the root certificate in the Internet Explorer 8 is done by the following steps required:
Parent topic: Certificate Strategy Overview
Displaying the Root Certificate
Checking the Root Certificate
Installing the Root Certificate.
How to Display Root Certificate
KU4: Before you can import the root certificate in the Internet Explorer, you need to display it via the Internet Explorer.
How to Check Root Certificate
KU4: Before you import the displayed root certificate in the Internet Explorer 8, check it. This will reveal whether the root certificate is actually the original one used.
How to Install Root Certificate
KU4: After checking the displayed root certificate has proved it to be trustworthy, you can import it in the Internet Explorer 8.