Generate a New Certificate
To generate a self-signed SSL certificate, perform the following steps:
Under the Generate a New Certificate heading, select the key from the Key menu.
If the desired key does not appear in the menu, use the Private Keys feature to add a new private key. For more information, view our Private Keys documentation.
Enter the appropriate information in the Domains, City, State, Country, Company, Company Division, Email, and Description text boxes.
Domains, City, State, Country, and Company are required text boxes.
- Click Generate.
Self-signed certificates are reserved for intranet uses. To secure a public website, we recommend that you purchase and install a certificate from a trusted Certificate Authority.
Delete a certificate
To delete a certificate, perform the following steps:
- Under Certificates on Server heading, click Delete for that certificate.
- Click Delete Certificates. A success or error message will appear.
Edit and view details about a certificate
To edit a description or view a certificate, perform the following steps:
- Under the Certificates on Server heading, click Edit & View for the certificate. The interface will display the description, the encoded certificate, and the decoded certificate.
- In the Description: text box, enter your changes, and then click Update Description. A success or error message will appear.
Install a certificate
To install a certificate, click Install in the Actions column under the Certificates on Server heading. For more information, read our Install and Manage SSL for your site HTTPS documentation.