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It doesn't appear to be necessary and I haven't encountered any issues recently, I'm just curious.

The machine is a Win2003 server.

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there are no permissions on certificates. Import them into the computer certificate store (not personal which is user profile based) and you're done.

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Thank you. I've always imported them into the Computer/Personal Certificates store and needed to specifically grant access to them. – nerraga Mar 4 '11 at 15:23

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