UW Digital ID - Requesting a Digital Certificate (S/MIME)

This document outlines the process of requesting and retrieving a digital certificate for the purposes of digitally signing and / or encrypting emails and documents.

Multiple Email Addresses

If you have multiple email addresses (e.g. bucky.badger@wisc.edu and bucky.badger@doit.wisc.edu) that you would like on your certificate, please fill out a request with your primary address and contact UW Digital ID Administration at uwdigitalid@doit.wisc.edu with your secondary email addresses.

  1. Navigate to https://beta.uwdigitalid.wisconsin.edu/. If prompted to, please select your campus and log in with your specific institution's credentials.

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  2. If you are not already on the "Request Certificate" page, click the "Request Certificate" header. Confirm that the information pre-filled is correct and make any corrections necessary. Click "Request Digital Certificate" to submit the form.

    Valid E-Mail Addresses

    Only addresses ending in a UW System *.edu (e.g. wisc.edu, uwec.edu) domain and some *.org addresses will be accepted. If you are unable to set your desired address, please contact UW Digital ID Administration at uwdigitalid@doit.wisc.edu with the address you would like to request.


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  3. Check your email for to verify your email address. Click the link in the email or copy and paste the link into your browser.

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  4. Click "Confirm" to verify your email address.

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  5. Once you see this screen, you have successfully placed a request for a digital certificate. You will receive an email from UW Digital ID Administration with further instructions.

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Keywords:UW Digital ID Request Requesting personal digital certificate pki retrieve download   Doc ID:17383
Owner:Steven T.Group:UW Digital ID
Created:2011-03-21 18:00 CSTUpdated:2016-11-09 11:01 CST
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