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Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by popeye, Jan 6, 2014.

  1. popeye

    popeye Well-Known Member

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    Hi i have just installed an ssl cert for a customer but did not give them a dedicated ip if i change there ip now will i have to install the ssl again or will it just work ?
     
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    Yes you will have to install it again.
     
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    Its ok it all works on the shared ip
     
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    Hello :)

    Yes, if you are using cPanel version 11.38 or higher, and an OS that supports SNI (CentOS 6, RHEL 6), then you can install SSL certificates on a shared IP address.

    Thank you.
     
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    Hi i have version CENTOS 6.5 x86_64 standard – WHM 11.40.1 (build 9) but now if i go to any site and use https it takes me to that one that uses the shared ip ?
     
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    This is the intended behavior. You will need to make a different installed certificate the primary certificate via the "Make Primary" action under the "Manage SSL Hosts" option in WHM if you want a different certificate to appear for Virtual Hosts without a certificate installed.

    Thank you.
     
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    the customer as his own ssl installed but uses the main server ip ?
     
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    You will need to assign them a dedicated IP address, or install a SSL certificate for the hostname of the server and make it the primary SSL certificate for the IP address to avoid other websites using that same certificate on that IP.

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    Yes but if i give them a dedicated ip will i have to install the ssl again ? because i don't have it.

    The host name of the server as its own ssl installed
     
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    If another SSL certificate is installed on the shared IP address, simply make it the primary certificate via the "Make Primary" action under the "Manage SSL Hosts" option in WHM. Then it becomes the default certificate for the IP address that websites without certificates see.

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    I cant see anywhere that says make primary
     
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