Generating a user certificate?

We have an Active Directory domain, all windows 2003 machines. We want to eventually require client certificates for our IIS sites, but I'm stumbling on figuring out how to generate certificates for the users.

I've installed the Certificate Authority on our Domain Controller, and I can request a new certificate for itself, and I can see the user certificate template in the Certificate Authority, but i can't figure out how to use it. Googling for things like 'issue "user certificate" windows', "generate client certificate", etc, haven't been helpful.
Lots of things in setting up client certificate mapping (which requires an already-generated certificate), and things for creating user certificates in IBM products, but not for Windows.

Could someone point me towards a resource for getting started on this?


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