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How to Install SSL on Hostgator?

Discussion in 'Web Hosting' started by shoeb12, Apr 26, 2013.

  1. shoeb12

    shoeb12 Newbie

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    So, I'm Kinda New to all of this hosting and domain thingy I'm Trying to Install SSL on Hostgator (hosting).I Bought the Hatchling plan from Hostgator which have Shared SSL and My Domain is From Namecheap.com and i Bough a Positive ssl from them i have received all the Files Like


    ?Root CA Certificate - AddTrustExternalCARoot.crt
    ?Intermediate CA Certificate - PositiveSSLCA2.crt
    ?Your PositiveSSL Certificate - blahblah_info.crt From Namecheap (positive SSL)


    Where am i Suppose to Install all these Certificates ? Please Help me I cant Find anything in my Cpanel which says SSL..
    Thanks..

    P.S I'm Doing this to host some facebook applications :ranger:
     
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    thedorf Supreme Member

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  3. shoeb12

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    Thanks for the Quick Reply..
    I Went through that link..do i need to Pay additional 10$ in order to get it Installed on my Hosting?
    And can u please Tell me..After Installing the SSL Certificates will i be able to Host Facebook Applications?
    Thanks for the help! :)
     
  4. Zak_A

    Zak_A Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    Here you go OP:

    http://support.hostgator.com/articl...-use/how-to-make-your-facebook-app-ssl-secure

    Note: if I remember well, the four #### in the url tu use for shared ssl should be the digits representing the server you are hosted on, you can find them in your cpanel login url (like gator####.hostgator.com)

    And no, you don't have to pay $10 nor to install anything to use HG's shared SSL. You need to pay only if you want to install your own private ssl.
     
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    Panther28 Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    I'm sure when i done it, i had to pay host gator, it was like a support fee to create the setup (something like that, but defo had to pay them)
     
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    u need to chat with them and ask to install it, they will ask u the key and they do the rest, use a dedicated ip address
     
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  8. shoeb12

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    Thank for Help Guys I'll give it a shot :D
     
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    I usually buy biz hosting plan from them that goes with free dedicated ssl, you need only to submit a form requesting ssl install