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Q: Direct links for iPhone and iOS certificate installation

  • How can I install certificates on my iPhone if the certificate server does not recognize it?


The MIT Certificate Server will use the browser string presented by the mobile browser on your device to try to determine whether you're coming from an iOS device or not. It will only show you the iPhone specific tools for downloading and installing certificates if it successfully detects your browser as an iOS browser.

This answer is for advanced users and early adopters of new iOS versions. In most cases you will want to follow the detailed general instructions at:

This will only work in the Safari browser on iOS devices running iOS 11 or higher

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Last Modified:

October 21, 2019

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