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We will continue to maintain our API documentation on this server.
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.
Enter the appropriate information in the Domains, City, State, Company, Company Division, Email, and Description text boxes and the Country menu.
You must enter the Domains, City, State, Country, and Company information.
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 CA.
To delete a certificate, perform the following steps:
To edit a description or view a certificate, perform the following steps:
In the Description: text box, enter your changes, and then click Update Description. A success or error message will appear.
To delete the certificate from this interface, click Delete Certificate at the bottom of the interface.
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.