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How to remove your certificate

This user guide has been prepared using Internet Explorer 8.0. The screenshots and other details may differ if you use a different version of the browser.

Important notice: In the event that you might need to install your certificate again at a later time, make sure that you have it backed-up before removing it, by exporting the certificate and the private key to a safe location. For detailed instructions, please see the user guide How to retrieve and install your certificate, steps 5 to 17.


1. Open Internet Explorer, click Tools and select Internet options.



2. Open the Content tab and click Certificates.



3. Select the certificate to be deleted under the Personal tab and then click Remove.



4. Click Yes.



5. Click Close.



Your certificate has been removed.



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