Get Client Root Certificate


Updated: July 10, 2015

The Get Client Root Certificate operation returns the public portion of a previously uploaded client root certificate in a base-64 encoded format.

The Get Client Root Certificate request may be specified as follows. Replace <subscription-id> with the subscription ID, <virtual-network-name> with the name of the virtual network associated with the virtual network gateway, and <thumbprint> with the thumbprint of the certificate.


Request URI


The following table describes the request headers.

Request Header



Required. Specifies the version of the operation to use for this request. The value for this header should be set to 2012-03-01 or higher.

The response includes an HTTP status code, a response body, and a set of response headers.

A successful operation returns status code 200 (OK).

The response for this operation includes the following headers. The response may also include additional standard HTTP headers.

Response Header



A value that uniquely identifies a request made against the management service.

The format of the response body is as follows:


The following table describes the elements in the request body.

Element name



Specifies the binary data of the X.509 certificate.