How to back up your Active Directory Certificate Services server

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To create a back up

  1. In Server Manager, select Tools > Certification Authority.
  2. In the left panel, right-click on the name of your server and select All Tasks > Back up CA.
  3. At Welcome, select Next.
  4. At Items to Back Up, tick the items you wish to back up, browse to the location of where you want to store the back up, and select Next.
  5. At Select a Password, enter a password and select Next.
  6. Select Finish.


The folder that will contain the backup should now contain a DataBase folder and a unique file.

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