VPN Client: unable to import certificate from path

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May 15th, 2008
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This is the error I get when I try to import my user certificate from a pfx file.

Note: I've changed from Windows to Linux and I am using the same file I used succesfully in Windows.



Cisco Systems VPN Client Version 4.8.01 (0640)

Copyright (C) 1998-2007 Cisco Systems, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Client Type(s): Linux

Running on: Linux 2.6.24-16-generic #1 SMP Thu Apr 10 13:23:42 UTC 2008 i686

[ Importing Certificate ]

Enter filename: hplive.pfx

Import Password:

Enter a password to protect your certificate.

Choose a password that you can remember.


Confirm Password:

error: unable to import certificate from path: /etc/opt/cisco-vpnclient/Certificates/hplive.pfx


Thank you in advance,


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aghaznavi Wed, 05/21/2008 - 11:56
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The file path for the certificate may be incorrect or there may be a problem with the file system Please check that one.

mkumarchandu Thu, 12/29/2011 - 23:22
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first import and clange .pfx to .cer using 'openssl' command and then import .cer certificate to certificate store. Hope this helps


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