Installing a Let’s Encrypt certificate on cPanel
After generating an SSL certificate using Really Simple SSL 5.0, you can install the SSL certificate in cPanel as follows:
Open cPanel and navigate to the SSL/TLS section. Here you can select the recommended certificate option:
Press ‘save’ to go to the next step. This will show a new page containing three fields: CRT, KEY and CABUNDLE. You can copy the CRT, KEY and CABUNDLE fields from the Really Simple SSL wizard and paste them here. Once pasted, press ‘Install certificate’ to install the SSL certificate.
Once installed, cPanel will show the SSL certificate as active:
After performing these steps your site will be secured by a Let’s Encrypt SSL certificate! To verify this, you can test your SSL certificate on the Qualys SSL Labs SSL test.
Having trouble installing the certificate? Send us a message.