Certificate AS2 Property Page

The user interface described in this topic is available only if you have BizTalk Server 2006 R2 SP1 installed.

This topic describes the fields in the Certificate page of the AS2 Properties dialog box. This page is displayed by right-clicking a party in the Parties node of the BizTalk Server Administration Console, clicking AS2 Properties, and then clicking Certificate in the console tree to the left.

Override Group Signature Certificate

Select to use the certificate specified in this section when signing outbound documents, instead of the certificate specified for the BizTalk Group.

When sending signed messages, BizTalk Server will use the certificate specified in the properties for the BizTalk Group in the BizTalk Server Administration Console to sign all messages. Selecting Override Group Signature Certificate allows you to specify a certificate that should be used to sign messages sent only to this party.

Common Name

Displays the common name of the selected certificate.


Displays the thumbprint of the private key certificate that is used to digitally sign outbound messages for this party. The certificate thumbprint has the format HHHH HHHH HHHH HHHH HHHH HHHH HHHH HHHH HHHH HHHH, where H is a hexadecimal digit (a number 0 to 9 or a letter A to F).

Remove certificate

Click to remove the displayed certificate.


Click to display the Select Certificate dialog box, where you select the signature certificate you want to use with AS2 messages for this party.

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