UW Digital ID - Certificate Renewal

This document outlines the procedure for renewing your UW Digital ID when it's nearing expiration.

Certificate Renewals 

By default Role based certificates are valid for 3 years and Personal certificates are valid for 5 years.
When your certificate is within 30 days of it's expiration date, you'll receive a renewal notice similar to the following:
Bucky Badger,

Your UW Digital ID will expire in 30 day(s).
You can request a certificate renewal using the following url: https://uwdigitalid.wisconsin.edu 

Please visit our knowledge base for help and additonal instructions:  https://kb.wisc.edu/uwdid
Instructions for requesting a group/role certificate: http://kb.wisc.edu/uwdid/page.php?id=18738
Instructions for requesting a personal certificate: http://kb.wisc.edu/uwdid/page.php?id=17383

Thank you,
UW Digital ID Administration 
uwdigitalid@doit.wisc.edu
The above notice will be sent to the certificate owner 30, 14, 7 and 1 day(s) prior to certificate expiration.

Clicking the link in the email or logging into https://uwdigitalid.wisconsin.edu/ will take you to the "My Digital IDs" page.

Locate the digital certificate labeled with correct email address and then click the "View Request" link on the far right end of that row.

Once you've received the renewal notice, a new button will appear labeled "Renew".

Clicking the "Renew" button will result in a new certificate being generated and a new authorization code being sent to the customers email address:
Bucky Badger,

Your UW Digital ID is now available for download.

	Your Authorization Code is: XXXX-XXXX-XXXX

Your Authorization Code will expire in 14 days.

Please visit our website (https://testuwdigitalid.wisconsin.edu) to retrieve your UW Digital ID

Thank you,
UW Digital ID Administration 
uwdigitalid@doit.wisc.edu
Once you've received the authorization code you may proceed to download your new certificate per the instructions in the KB documents below starting with step #9:
  1. UW Digital ID - Requesting and Retrieving your Personal Digital Certificate
  2. UW Digital ID - Requesting and Retrieving your Role/Group Digital Certificate
Here are some helpful KB documents outlining how to install and configure your Digital ID for common email clients:
  1. UW Digital ID (Win) - Installing your Digital Certificate
  2. UW Digital ID (Mac) - Installing your Digital Certificate
  3. Document 8223 is unavailable at this time.
  4. UW Digital ID (Win) - Configuring Outlook 2010 to use a UW Digital Certificate
  5. UW Digital ID (Mac) - Configuring Thunderbird to use a UW Digital Certificate
  6. UW Digital ID (Win) - Configuring Thunderbird to use a UW Digital Certificate
  7. UW Digital ID (Mac) - Configuring Mail.app to use a UW Digital Certificate
  8. UW Digital ID (Mac) - Configuring Outlook 2011 to use a UW Digital Certificate



Keywords:uw digital id uw did cert certificate renew renewal expire expiration   Doc ID:24858
Owner:Steven T.Group:Digital ID
Created:2012-06-26 13:37 CDTUpdated:2014-10-08 08:26 CDT
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