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In the tab Certificates you can find both the information regarding the certificate store in use for the WebOffice 10.8 SP2 application and the option to import new SSL certificates into the certificate store or delete existing ones.


WebOffice 10.8 SP2 uses its own certificate store cacerts_weboffice on top of the Java certificate store cacerts in order to maintain imported certificates also after an update of Java. The display shows both the paths to the certificate stores in use and the list of certificate authorities officially trusted by Java.


Tab "Certificates" in SynAdmin

Tab "Certificates" in SynAdmin


For each certificate you can find various information:




Marks an officially trusted certificate authority

Note: If this sign is displayed in the certificate column, the certificate is located in the official certificate store of the currently used Java version by default.


Marks a self-signed certificate


Marks an expired certificate


Display further information for a selected certificate by clicking the button "Show certificate details"

Certificate Name

Name of the certificate in the certificate store


The icon shows that the certificate is located in the Java certificate store (the button "Remove" will delete the certificate from BOTH certificate stores)


The icon shows that the certificate is located in the WebOffice certificate store (the button "Remove" will delete the certificate ONLY from the WebOffice certificate store)


Button to copy the certificate from the Java certificate store into the WebOffice certificate store

SynAdmin - certificate store


In the bottom part of the administration site you can check a certificate for a specific http domain using the Display Certificate Check button, and on the result page set the certificate as trusted.


Please note that when using LDAPS it is necessary to specify the fully qualified LDAPS server name (FQDN) and not only the domain in the JAVA or WebOffice certificate store.



Check the How-To chapter for importing a certificate in SynAdmin in SSL-Zertifikate über SynAdmin importieren.

Only if a certificate is located in the WebOffice certificate store, it can be assured that after a Java update (new Java certificate store) the certificate stays trusted.

Find further information for managing certificates in chapter Import of SSL/TLS-Certificates.