Private keys can be imported into your server.

Generating a new SSL Private Key requires a new CSR and SSL Server Certificate Chain. Importing an SSL Private Key requires importing an associated SSL Server Certificate or generating a new CSR and obtaining a new SSL Certificate from a Certificate Authority.

Private Keys are replaced if you choose to import from .p7b or .pfx bundle formats. For more information, see Importing and exporting certificates.

To import an SSL private key:

  1. Log in to the Admin UI using your System Console account.

    For more information, see Logging in to the Admin Portal.

  2. Navigate to the MAINTENANCE > SECURITY > Private Key subtab.


  3. Click Import.

    The Import Private Key pop-up displays.

  4. Click Choose File to locate the private key file.

  5. Enter a password in the Password field to encrypt data.

  6. Click Import.

    A Confirmation pop-up displays.


  7. Click Yes.

    If the upload completes, a system notification displays indicating the private key installed successfully.
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