Activate SSL for your Hosting Package

Note

Once SSL Support is enabled for your Web Hosting Order, you would be able to:

  • install a Digital Certificate on this website: A Digital Certificate allows you to establish your credentials when doing business or other transactions on the web.

  • use a Dedicated IP Address: An IP Address dedicated to your website

Digital Certificate

A Digital Certificate is provided by a reputed third party provider (Certifying Authority, or CA). You need to:

  1. Generate a CSR, or a Certificate Signing Request from your Control Panel.

  2. Submit the CSR to the Certifying Authority (CA) from whom you wish to purchase the certificate.

  3. Get the certificate issued by your CA, and submit the same for your website from your Control Panel.

Dedicated IP Address

This is an IP Address specifically allocated for your website. This IP Address is not shared with other web hosting packages on the server, and is used only by your website. Dedicated IP Address is required to provide a separate dedicated channel for the encrypted data to flow between the client (browser) and the server.

To Enable SSL Support (Purchase a Dedicated IP Address) for your Website

  1. Login to your Control Panel, Search for the domain name for which you have purchased this Hosting Order and go to the Order Information view. 1

  2. Click the Dedicated IP link.

  3. On the next page, you would be displayed the cost of enabling SSL or purchasing a Dedicated IP Address. Click the Buy Now button.

  4. Continue to pay for the generated Invoice.

To Delete a Dedicated IP Address (Anchor: deleteip)

If required, you may delete a Dedicated IP Address as explained below.
  1. Login to your Control Panel, Search for the domain name for which you have purchased this Hosting Order and go to the Order Information view. 2

  2. Click the Dedicated IP link.

  3. Click the Delete link, next to the IP Address you wish to delete.

  4. Confirm the deletion by clicking the Delete Dedicated IP button.