If you would like to change the SSL certificate for a specific domain through GoDaddy. Follow the below instructions.

  • Login to the web server where the SSL needs to be applied.
  • Open IIS (run -> inetmgr)
  • Click the Server Name on the left pane.
  • Select Server Certificates
  • Click on the Create Certificate Request… on the right pane.
  • Enter the details in the Distinguished Name Properties window.
  • Click Next and select a location to save the file
  • From the File types, select *.* and enter a name (YOUR_CSR_Name).csr
  • Make sure the extension name is CSR.
  • Once Done, click finish to finish the process.
  • A CSR will be created. Find the file, right click and edit it to copy the content.
  • Copy it and Login to GoDaddy account.
  • Navigate to your SSL Manager and select the domain for which you would like to change the CSR for.
  • Click Re-Key/ Manage option.
  • Expand Re-Key and paste the CSR text and save the option.
  • Expand “Change the site that your certificate protects” and enter your new domain name and save the option.
  • Scroll to the bottom of the page and click on Submit all saved changes.

Within a few minutes, your certificate will be validated by GoDaddy and they will issue a new certificate.


How to change ssl domain in GoDaddy (quick way)

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