Run the keytool Utility

The keytool utility is a key and certificate management tool that is installed with the Java JRE.

To run the keytool utility

  1. Open a Command Prompt window running as an administrator. (Start > All Programs > Accessories, right-click Command Prompt > Run as administrator.)
  2. Navigate to the folder that contains keytool.exe or use a SET command to add this folder to your path as shown here.

    SET PATH=%PATH%;C:\Program Files\Common Files\Attachmate\JRE\1.7.0_21\bin

  3. To review the available options, enter the following:

    keytool -help