certmgr.msc - Search Certificate in Certificate Stores


How to search for certificates in all certificate stores using "certmgr.msc"? I want to see all certificates issued by Microsoft.

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You can search for certificates in certificate stores using the "certmgr.msc" tool as shown in this tutorial.

1. Start "certmgr.msc" Management Console on your Windows 7 system.

2. Click "Certificates - Current User" to perform search on all certificate stores.

3. Click "Action > Find Certificates..." menu. You see Find Certificates screen showing up.

4. Enter "Microsoft" in the Contains field, keep "Issued By" as the Look in Field, and click "Find Now" button. You see search result showing up.

There are many certificates that are issued by Microsoft. Some of them are already expired long time ago. We have no idea why Microsoft is still keep them on the system! certmgr.msc - Search Certificates


Certificate Manager Console "certmgr.msc" on Windows

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