A graphical user interface (Winforms) to easily sign Executable and DLL content using the Signtool.exe provided in the Windows SDK.
Working title: Signtool UI
Download the latest version here: EasySign.zip
Some questions that are frequented
Where is the Signtool.exe file located?
This depends on the version of your SDK installation. Check it by following these steps:
- Open a Visual Studio Developer Command Prompt
- Type where signtool.exe
- Copy the path to the file
What is a PFX file?
The PFX is the certificate you want to use to sign your binaries. Signing them ensures other people that it's the original file released by you/your company and proves that no-one has tampered with it.
But remember kids! No security is strong enough ;-)
Do I need a timestamp server?
Nope, but it you can use one when it is provided by your certificate authority.
- .NET Framework 4.0+
- Windows SDK or a Visual Studio installation containing Signtool.exe
Codeplex project?What about the
Signtool UI began on Codeplex in 2013, but when a pull-request was discovered a year after date without notification - it was time to head to Github, where the rest of the world is hanging out.