First, you should upgrade to the
latest version of Netscape.
Don't worry, your bookmarks
will still be there after the install as long as you install the new
version "overtop" of your current version.
Your certificate will be emailed to you as an attachment named
Save this file to your hard drive.
Open your Netscape browser and connect to
If you haven't already accepted the site certificate, you will
be prompted to accept, in which case, you should accept the
certificate until it expires.
Click on the "Security" button on the Netscape tool bar.
Under the "Certificates" section, click "Yours"
Click the "Import a Certificate..." button and enter the
password or PIN for the Communicator Certificate DB. If you
haven't set this password up yet, you will be prompted for one.
Don't lose this password. You have the option of leaving this
password blank. I don't recommend doing that. Enter a
password here and keep it in a safe place.
Browse you computer and find the .p12 file that was sent to
you, then click "Open".
Enter the password that you used when you requested the
The certificate should now be installed in your browser.
You may also want to make this certificate the default
certificate to identify you to web sites. Click the
security button, then the Navigator link on the left.
Choose your certificate from the pull down menu under the
"Certificate to identify you to a web site:" section.