After an SSL Certificate has been imported to the SSL Certificates screen, it may be viewed and updated at any time. Updates work similar to the import process, as all details that are updated must match the original certificate exactly, including spacing and line breaks. Follow the steps below to view and update an SSL Certificate.
View and Update an SSL Certificate
- Access the SSL Certificates screen on the Customer Portal. Refer to Access the SSL Certificates Screen.
- Select View/Update Certificate from the Actions drop down list.
- Update the SSL Certificate Details in the applicable text boxes. Refer to the table below for more information:
Note: Details entered in the Import SSL Certificate pop-up box must be entered exactly as provided by the certificate authority, including spacing and line breaks. If not entered exactly as provided, an error will occur.
CertificateSSL Certificate details, provided by the certificate authority. This is generally an alpha-numeric block of text.
Private KeyPrivate Key details for the Certificate, provided by the certificate authority. This is generlly an alpha-numeric block of text.
Intermediate CertificateIntermediate Certificate details, provided by the certificate authority. Intermediate Certificates are not required, however, if the information is available for the SSL Certificate, it should be entered.
Certificate Signing RequestCertificate Signing Request (CSR) details, provided by the certificate authority. CSR details are not required, but should be provided if they are part of the Certificate.
Note: Do not change the CSR in any way. A public key may be included with the CSR and should not be replaced by the Private Key.
NotesAny notes regarding the SSL Certificate that may be helpful to other users.
- Click the Update button to update the SSL Certificate. Click Cancel to cancel the action.
What Happens Next
After updating the details for the SSL Certificate, any products or services that use the Certificate will not be negatively impacted by the change. The Certificate may be updated again at any time by repeating the steps above.