This topic describes how to create an SSL client certificate. After creating an SSL server, you need to create an SSL client certificate.


An SSL server is created. For more information, see Create an SSL server.

Background information

Each user can retain up to 50 SSL client certificates. To increase the quota, open a ticket.


  1. Log on to the VPC console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click VPN > SSL Clients.
  3. Select the target region.
  4. On the SSL Clients page, click Create Client Certificate.
  5. On the Create Client Certificate page, configure the client certificate according to the following information, and click OK.
    Configuration Description
    Name The name of the SSL client certificate.

    The name must be 2 to 128 characters in length and can contain numbers, hyphens, and underscores. It must start with a letter.

    SSL Server The associated SSL server.