Generate a user certificate

In this topic, you learn how to generate a user certificate in Neptune DXP - Open Edition.


  • There are no prerequisites.


  1. In the Cockpit, go to Security and click Certificates.

  2. Click Add.

  3. Enter a Name and Description, for example, SAPPCert and SAP Principal Propagation certificate.

  4. Navigate to the Attributes tab.

  5. In Sign with, select Self-signed.

  6. In Bit Size, select 2048 or 4096, depending on your security considerations.

  7. Fill in the remaining fields as it fits for your company. The data is later exported to your SAP system.

  8. Click Generate New Certificate.

  9. Navigate to the Keys tab and click Download.


  • You have generated a certificate for use in your SAP system and downloaded it.