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Your SSL.com Account - Signing up

We make it fast and easy to sign up for an SSL.com account. Just follow these steps.

Your SSL.com Account - Submitting a CSR

Creating any SSL certificate requires a unique Certificate Signing Request (CSR). This article will show you how to submit your CSR and provide the other information needed to create your certificate.

Certificate Order Page Information

This article will help you manage certificate file downloads, certificate reprocesses, and provide a detailed understanding of both.

How to create a PFX file

This article will show you how to combine a private key with a .p7b certificate file to create a .pfx file on Windows Internet Information Server (IIS).

Create a PFX/P12 using OpenSSL

The PKCS#12 or PFX format is a binary format for storing the server certificate, any intermediate certificates, and the private key into a single encryptable file.

Where is my private key?

The private key is not sent when you submit your CSR to SSL.com, and neither SSL.com nor anyone else should ever have access to your private key.

Intermediate Certificate Download

Certain server platforms require that specific actions be taken by the user, even after downloading a bundle from the table below.

EV SSL Requirements

Extended Validation (or EV) certificates, with their green address bar, are recognized as the highest standard in Internet trust.