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How to install SSL certificates on DirectAdmin platform

Step 1: Login to DirectAdmin control panel and click “SSL Certificates”

Step 2: Please choose the 2nd radio button on the left panel and choose “Create A Certificate Request” and fill in the form, example:

   2 Letter Country Code : MY
     State/Province : Selangor
     City : Petaling Jaya
     Company : ABC SDN. BHD.
     Company Division : IT  
     *Common Name : www.yourdomainname.com  
     *E-Mail : hostmaster@yourdomainname.com
     *Key Size (bits) :2048

Step 3: After click save, the CSR will successfully generated. Copy This CSR code in your PC first.

Step 4: Open the GlobaLSign Certificates Link that you purchased and key in the PIN

Step 5: Fill in the form and click “Continue”

 

Step 6: Paste the CSR code that generated in step 3 to the text field, click “Continue”

Step 7: It will show the CSR information that generated previously, confirm the data is correct, then continue

Step 8: choose “hostmaster@yourdomainname.com” as the SSL certificate confirmation and code will sent to this email address

Step 9: Tick the check box to agree the agreement, then click “Continue”

Step 10: The GlobalSign SSL certificate application completed

Step 11: Please login to your email account hostmaster@yourdomainname.com to approve the SSL certificate.

Step 12: Once approved, you will receive another email which is the SSL Certificate code  which look like below:

12.1: – SSL Certificate, you can find it by scroll down and locate “Your SSL Certificate(Formatted for the majority of the web server software including IIS and Apache based servers), copy
FROM “–BEGIN CERTIFICATE– MIIEITCCA32xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
UNTIL “–END CERTIFICATE–“

12.2: – CA Certificate, you can find it by locate “AlphaSSL Intermediate Certificate, copy
FROM “–BEGIN CERTIFICATE– MIIEITCCA32xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
UNTIL “–END CERTIFICATE–“

 

Step 13: Open DirectAdmin control panel, click on “SSL certificates” agaiin

Step 14: Choose “Paste a pre-generated Certificate and key, paste the SSL certificate code which show on 12.1 below “–End RSA PRIVATE KEY–” anc click save

Step 15: After this, click on “Click Here” to paste the CA Certificate

Step 16: Tick the “Use a CA Cert” check box and paste the CA Certificate which show on 12.2, then click save

Step 17: Click “here” to enable SSL certificate that newly installed.

Step 18: Tick “Secure SSL” then click “save”. After that,
Case 1: http:// and https:// show same content, choose “Use a symbolic link from private_html to public_html – allows for same data in http and https” and click save. Done!
Case 2: http:// and https:// will have show different website, choose “Use a directory named private_html” anc click save. Done!

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