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request security pki local-certificate load



Manually load a local digital certificate from a specified location.



Filename that contains the certificate to load


File pathname that contains the private key/key-pair to loaded


Name of the certificate identifier

Starting in Junos OS Release 19.1R1, a commit check is added to prevent user from adding ., /, %, and space in a certificate identifier while generating a local or remote certificates or a key pair.

Required Privilege Level

maintenance and security

Output Fields

When you enter this command, you are provided feedback on the status of your request.

Sample Output

request security pki local-certificate load

Release Information

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 11.4.