SSL Certificate - User Documentation



Name Description
Name SSL Certificate
Version 1.5
ID wex-ssl-cert


This extension installs SSL Certificates. This is required when an extension will make a call to a HTTPS server using the Java architecture. The remote server will have a certificate that needs to be downloaded and installed on the local JVM keystore. This needs to be done on all nodes if Windchill is running on a cluster. This extension automatically installs on all the nodes.


  • SSL Certification Installation
  • Install on all nodes in a cluster

User Guide

To certify a server enter the full URL here link


Windchill shell command

An alternative method of certification is using a shell command

In a windchill shell paste the following command, where -u is the windchill user and -p is the password:

windchill com.wincomplm.wex.kernel.commands.WexCommandLineExecutor -u wcadmin -p wcadmin -pid com.wincomplm.wex-ssl-cert -cid ssl-certify


This tool is required if the following errors occur when connecting to an external server PKIX path building failed: unable to find valid certification path to requested target
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