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VPS or Dedicated Hosting - Installing an SSL Certificate for a Website
In order to do secure transactions online, you will need an SSL Certificate. You can purchase a signed certificate from an SSL certificate provider with the name of your choice; for example, domain.com or www.domain.com.
If you have not already assigned a dedicated IP to the domain, then please read the article Assigning Dedicated IPs
To install and manage an SSL certificate,
- Log in to WHM.
- Click the SSL/TLS icon.
- Choose the Install an SSL Certificate and Setup the Domain icon.
- Paste the content of the .crt file in the space provided, and click Browse. The domain name, user name and IP address will be displayed.
- Paste the content of the .key and the ca bundle files into the spaces provided.
- Scroll to the top of the page and click Submit.
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