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kb:cert_override [2020/03/31 01:12]
dstillman
kb:cert_override [2020/04/07 09:20] (current)
einsweniger add a short description on how to add the certificate to the profile directory
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     * **Windows:​** Zotero for Windows will automatically use the system root certificate store, which in most cases should allow it to work automatically like other browsers on the system.     * **Windows:​** Zotero for Windows will automatically use the system root certificate store, which in most cases should allow it to work automatically like other browsers on the system.
     * **Mac/​Linux**:​ Zotero is based on Firefox and uses the same certificate mechanism, so you or your IT department will need to configure Firefox for the custom CA in a new Firefox profile and then copy the cert9.db, key4.db, and secmod.db files from the [[http://​support.mozilla.com/​kb/​Profiles|Firefox profile directory]] to the [[profile directory|Zotero profile directory]]. (Prior to Zotero 5.0.78, the cert8.db and key3.db files from Firefox 52 ESR were required.)     * **Mac/​Linux**:​ Zotero is based on Firefox and uses the same certificate mechanism, so you or your IT department will need to configure Firefox for the custom CA in a new Firefox profile and then copy the cert9.db, key4.db, and secmod.db files from the [[http://​support.mozilla.com/​kb/​Profiles|Firefox profile directory]] to the [[profile directory|Zotero profile directory]]. (Prior to Zotero 5.0.78, the cert8.db and key3.db files from Firefox 52 ESR were required.)
 +      * To add the CA certificate to the certificate database yourself, you can try to use the [[https://​developer.mozilla.org/​en-US/​docs/​Mozilla/​Projects/​NSS/​tools/​NSS_Tools_certutil|nss certutil]]: <code bash>​certutil -A -d $ZOTERO_PROFILE_PATH -n $CA_NICKNAME -t C -i $CA_CERT_FILE</​code>​
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kb/cert_override.txt · Last modified: 2020/04/07 09:20 by einsweniger