Windows certificate store

Storage locations of certificates and their import-export options

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Windows certificate store

Certificates on a Windows system are stored in different locations.

On the one hand in the registry and on the other hand (physically) on the file system.

The following places are known to me in the registry and on the file system. And what do the options when exporting or importing certificates actually mean?

Location of certificates

Check certificate chain certutil -verify -urlfetch