How to open file with REQ extension?

REQ file description

A .REQ file is used to store the certificate signing request (CSR) information for uniquely identifying the SSL certificate request initiator related details. The CSR file is associated with the .REQ file, which is a block of encoded text and contains information for generating a valid digital certificate; further, the SSL certificate is generated on the server where the certificate gets installed. Based on the information provided by the .REQ file, a valid digital certificate is generated for the requestor. The .REQ file is sent to the certificate authority for generating the digital certificate.

Basic information about REQ file

File REQ is one of the files of the Misc Files category. Its full name is SSL Certificate Request File . File format REQ was created by N/A. If you arrived here, you are probably looking for programs that will help you support this particular file extension. In the further part of this page you will find a list of programs that support file REQ sorted by operating systems. If our database contains information about converting a REQ file, you will definitely find it here.
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Programs that support REQ file

Programs for Windows system
Programs for Mac OS system
Programs for Linux system
We hope we helped you solve the problem with the REQ file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.
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What else may cause problems?
There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the REQ file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).
First - the REQ file may be incorrectly linked (associated) with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this link by yourself. To do this, right-click on the REQ file # that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the REQ file should be solved forever.
Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the REQ file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).
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