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I am trying to test certificate validation logic in an installer.

I have a test domain with Active Directory Certificate Services installed. Both the domain controller and CertServ are base installations with minimal configuration.

Is there a way to control the expiration date of a certificate when requesting a certificate?

Ideally I would like issue a certificates that expire today, tomorrow and yesterday(already expired)

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In ADCS You can change the validity period in the certificate templates. I suggest you duplicate a template and then go to the properties / general tab and you will see an option for validity period.

This only affects certificates that are issued after the change. Validity periods of previously issued certs will not change

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