Cpanel - Certificate Changes

Change cPanel/WHM Certificate

Overview:

WebHost Manager enables you to change your cPanel and WebHost Manager certificate automatically, without having to manually find and replace the certificate files. Refer to Generating an SSL certificate for more information about generating a certificate.

NOTE: The cPanel certificate is used in the https://www.yourdomain.com:2083 address and the WebHost Manager certificate is used in the https://www.yourdomain.com:2087 address.

Steps:

  1. To access the SSL/TLS Menu, click on SSL/TLS, on the main screen of your WebHost Manager interface.
  2. Click on Change CPanel/WHM Certificate.
  3. Enter the domain for the certificate in the Domain this CRT is for field.
  4. Click on Fetch to paste the .key and .crt files for the domain into the available display spaces, if they are currently on your server. Otherwise, copy and paste the .key and .crt files into the available display areas.

    Note: If you generated the certificate using WebHost Manager, the certificate files will be available. Refer to Generating an SSL certificate for more information.

  5. Click on Do it.

Reset cPanel/WHM Certificate

Overview:

You can reset the cPanel/WHM certificate, if required.

Steps:

  1. To access the SSL/TLS Menu, on the main screen of your WebHost Manager interface.
  2. Click on Reset CPanel/WHM Certificate.
  3. Click on Generate a new Certificate.