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Aug 7, 2011

unable to find valid certification path to requested target


The issue: You are probably missing the certificate for the specific site you work with.

Solution: You need to add export the certificate for the site mentioned above, After exporting it, add it to the cacerts file of java (default file) which located usually here : "c:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.6.0_23\jre\lib\security".
(the default java password for this file is 'changeit').

* If you need the export procedure, tell me, it's simple i can guide you.

In the code, add this lines :

System.setProperty("", "path_to_cacerts_file/cacerts"); // for example c:\cert\cacerts
System.setProperty("", "changeit"); //unless you change it

You can also create your own certificate storage file and direct java to it instead.

Helpful link to keytool can be found here.


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