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Applying a PFX certificate

  1. Enable SSL in the GUI:
    1. Log in to EventLog Analyzer as an administrator.
    2. Go to Settings > System Settings > Connection Settings > General Settings.
    3. Enable SSL [HTTPS] and enter the desired web port number. The default web port used is 8445.
  2. Stop EventLog Analyzer:
    1. Open the command prompt with admin privileges.
    2. Navigate to <dir>:\ManageEngine\EventLog Analyzer\bin and execute the following commands:
      1. shutdown.bat
      2. stopDB.bat
      3. stopSEC.bat
  3. Save the PFX or PKCS12 file:
    1. Export and save your PFX or PKCS12 file to <dir>:\ManageEngine\EventLog Analyzer\conf.
  4. Apply the certificate in EventLog Analyzer:
    1. Make a backup of the server.xml and web.xml files.
    2. Open the command prompt with admin privileges.
    3. Navigate to <dir>:\ManageEngine\EventLog Analyzer\conf and execute write server.xml.
    4. Go to the end of the XML file and search for the connector tag. The tag begins with <Connector SSLEnabled=”true” ……/>.
    5. Edit the following values within the connector tag:
      1. keystoreFile="./conf/cert_name.pfx”
      2. keystorePass="<password>”
      3. keystoreType="PKCS12”
    6. After entering the values, restart EventLog Analyzer and verify that it's working.
Example for connector tag: <Connector SSLEnabled="true" acceptCount="100" clientAuth="false" connectionTimeout="20000" debug="0" disableUploadTimeout="true" enableLookups="false "keystoreFile="./conf/<cert_name>.pfx" keystorePass="<password>" keystoreType="PKCS12" maxSpareThreads="75" maxThreads="150" minSpareThreads="25" name="SSL" port="8400" scheme="https" secure="true" sslProtocol="TLS"/>

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