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.DER File Extension

File TypeDER Certificate File

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FormatBinary

Binary

This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

What is a DER file?

Digital certificate file created in the Distinguished Encoding Rules (DER) format; contains a binary representation of the certificate; commonly used for storing X.509 certificates in public cryptography.

More Information

All standard Web browsers recognize digital certificates provided by secure websites.

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Programs that open DER files
Updated 2/21/2011

About DER Files

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