Installing Website Server Certificate on iOS 10 iPhone

This section provides a tutorial example on how to install Website server certificate on iOS 10 iPhone by receiving certificate an email attachment.

From previous tutorials, we have learned that Web browsers Safari and Chrome on iOS 10 iPhone do not provide any functions to export and install Website server certificate to your iOS system directly.

But you can use the following workaround process to do it.

1. Use a Web browser on your laptop or desktop computer to visit the same https Website like https://login.yahoo.com.

2. Click on the lock logo next to the Website address area. And click view certificate. The server certificate is displayed.

3. Export the server certificate to a file like yahoo.cer.

4. Email the certificate file, yahoo.cer, to yourself as an attachment.

5. Go to you iOS 10 iPhone and open this email. The attachment is displayed.

6. Tap on the attachment icon to download the attachment.

7. Tap on the attachment icon again. The server certificate is displayed and ready to be installed.

8. Tap on "Install". The server certificate will be install to the iOS phone.

Installing Website Server Certificate on iOS 10 iPhone
Installing Website Server Certificate on iOS 10 iPhone

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Introduction of PKI (Public Key Infrastructure)

 Introduction of HTTPS (Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure)

 Using HTTPS with Google Chrome

 Using HTTPS with Mozilla Firefox

 HTTPS with Microsoft Edge

 Using HTTPS with Apple Safari

 HTTPS with IE (Internet Explorer)

 Android and Server Certificate

iPhone and Server Certificate

 Visiting "https" Website with Safari on iOS 10 iPhone

 "Cannot Verify Server Identity" with Safari on iOS 10

 Visiting "https" Website with Chrome on iOS 10 iPhone

 "Your connection is not private" with Chrome on iOS 10

Installing Website Server Certificate on iOS 10 iPhone

 Trusted Certificate Store on iOS 10 iPhone

 Install Trusted Root Certificate on iOS 10 iPhone

 View Certificate Profile on iOS 10 iPhone

 Enable Full Trust for Root Certificate on iOS 10 iPhone

 Windows Certificate Stores and Console

 RDP (Remote Desktop Protocol) and Server Certificate

 macOS Certificate Stores and Keychain Access

 Perl Scripts Communicating with HTTPS Servers

 PHP Scripts Communicating with HTTPS Servers

 Java Programs Communicating with HTTPS Servers

 .NET Programs Communicating with HTTPS Servers

 CAcert.org - Root CA Offering Free Certificates

 PKI CA Administration - Issuing Certificates

 Comodo Free Personal Certificate

 Digital Signature - Microsoft Word

 Digital Signature - OpenOffice.org 3

 S/MIME and Email Security

 PKI (Public Key Infrastructure) Terminology

 Outdated Tutorials

 References

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