Before commencing stage 2, you must have completed stage 1.

We recommend you print these instructions before starting.

Stage 2: Downloading your DC into your Web Browser

How to download your DC into your PC's web browser
Purpose
  • This stage downloads your DC
  • The DC will be stored in your web browser as well as in your LINZ Certificates folder
StepDescription
1
  • Open Internet Explorer
2
3
  • Before the page loads you may see the screen below
  • If the screen appears, click Yes
  • If you do not see this screen, you will automatically be taken to the next screen
DC Manual Renew - Stage 2.2
4
  • You may see an ActiveX pop-up bar at the top of your screen
DC Manual Renew - Stage 2.2a
  • Click on the bar and select Run Add-on
DC Manual Renew - Stage 2.2b
  • You will see a Security Warning, click on Run
DC Manual Renew - Stage 2.2c
5
  • Select Microsoft Enhanced Cryptographic Provider v1.0 from the CSP drop down list
DC Manual Renew - Stage 2.3
AlertIf you cannot select Microsoft Enhanced Cryptographic Provider v1.0, please call the Customer Support Team on 0800 ONLINE (0800 665 463) and select option 4 for immediate assistance.
6
  • Enter your DC Reference Number
  • Enter your DC Authorisation Code
  • Please note: Your DC Authorisation Code MUST be entered in upper case only and MUST include hyphens. Your DC Authorisation Code and how to obtain your Reference Number are included in the email sent to you by the Registration Authority.
DC Manual Renew - Stage 2.4
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  • Click Submit Request
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  • Click Yes
DC Manual Install-Renew - Stage 2.5
9
  • You may see the screen below. If the screen appears, click OK
DC Manual Renew - Stage 2.6
10
  • Click Yes
DC Manual Install-Renew - Stage 2.7
11
  • If you can see the web site screen shown below, you have successfully imported your DC into the web browser
DC Manual Install-Renew - Stage 2.8

You have now completed importing your DC into your web browser

Alert
  • If you cannot see this text, or if you see any errors on this page, please call the Customer Support team on 0800 ONLINE (0800 665 463) - select option 4 - for immediate assistance
  • DO NOT close the DC window or the file
Next step

You need to export your Digital Certificate from the Web Browser into your C:/ drive folder. See link below.

Proceed to Stage 3: Exporting your Digital Certificate from the Web Browser into your C:/ drive folder

Last Updated: 15 September 2015