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 How do I generate a CSR?

Please consult official documentation for your server, operating system, or control panel. Most...

 I have changed my server, or moved to a different provider; how do I move my SSL certificate?

If you have the original private key on the active certificate, you can install it on the new...

 I have noticed something incorrect in my CSR. What should I do?

It is impossible to edit any fields once the CSR has been created. You will simply need to...

 The CSR cannot be decoded?

This is because it is missing one or more required fields or the CSR contains non-alphanumeric...

 The CSR cannot be decoded. What does that mean and what should I do?

Make sure you have the correct file copied and not your self-signed certificate, your previous...

 What is a CSR?

A CSR stands for Certificate Signing Request and is necessary for all SSL certificates in order...

 What is a private key used for?

The private key is used on the server-side exchange for creating a secure connection. It should...

 What should I do if I receive a 'CSR invalid' error during the certificate activation process?

If this happens, your common name is not appropriately formatted for your type of certificate...