Convert a PEM Certificate to PFX/P12 format

PEM certificates are not supported, they must be converted to PKCS#12 (PFX/P12) format.

About this task

This conversion can be done using an external tool such as OpenSSL, as described below.


  1. Go to
  2. Download and install version 1.0.1p.
  3. Run the following command format from the OpenSSL installation bin folder.
    openssl pkcs12 -export -out Cert.p12 -in cert.pem -inkey key.pem -passin pass:root -passout pass:root