Adding the Sophos Root Certificate in Internet Explorer

The Install Root Certificate page of the setup wizard prompts you to install the Sophos root certificate. This page provides instructions for adding that root certificate in Internet Explorer.

To install the Sophos root certificate in Internet Explorer:

  1. On the Install Root Certificate page of the setup wizard, click Install Certificate to install the Sophos root certificate.

    The Internet Explorer File Download - Security Warning dialog box is displayed.

  2. Click Open.

    The Certificate dialog box is displayed.

  3. Click Install Certificate.

    The first page of the Certificate Import Wizard is displayed.

  4. Click Next.

    The Certificate Store page of the Certificate Import Wizard is displayed.

  5. Select Place all certificates in the following store, click Browse, select Trusted Root Certificate Authorities, click OK and then click Next.

    The Completing the Certificate Import Wizard page of the Certificate Import Wizard is displayed.

  6. Click Finish.

    A Security Warning dialog box is displayed.

  7. Click Yes.

    The Security Warning dialog box closes, the Certificate Import Wizard closes, and a Certificate Import Wizard alert dialog box is displayed, informing you that "The import was successful".

  8. Click OK.
    The Certificate Import Wizard alert dialog box closes.
  9. In the Certificate dialog box, click OK.

    The Certificate dialog box closes and the new Sophos root certificate is installed in your browser.