How to Stop Certificate Errors

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How to Stop Certificate Errors
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Digital certificates authenticate clients and servers on the Internet. Certificates protect sensitive information, including all browser communications. Certificate errors occur when you are trying to open a website with a faulty certificate. You will receive these errors in the form of pop-up dialogue boxes. You can stop certification errors by stopping your web browser from checking for server certificate revocation.

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  1. 1

    Click the Start menu, and select "Control Panel." Click to switch to "Classic View" on the left pane.

  2. 2

    Double-click "Internet Options."

  3. 3

    Click the "Advanced" tab.

  4. 4

    Scroll down the list until you find the subheading for "Security."

  5. 5

    Click to remove the checkmark next to "Check for publisher's certificate revocation."

  6. 6

    Click to remove check-mark next to "Check for server certificate revocation."

  7. 7

    Click "Apply," and hit "OK." Relaunch your Web browser to ensure that you do not get any more certification error messages.

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