Why is MakeCert deprecated?

nishino-ti 1 Reputation point

The URL below says "MakeCert is deprecated."

Can anyone explain to me the reason for this?

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  1. Luis Rodriguez 6,106 Reputation points Microsoft Employee

    Hello @nishino-ti

    Welcome to Microsoft Q&A Platform,

    Makecert is not supported/maintained as certificate validation mechanism, the doc states that the recommended tool to create/validate certificates is Powershell.


    I hope this helps!


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