How can i create a csr certificate to be able to activate an ssl in godaddy?

February 16, 2017 3.5k views
Linux Basics Ubuntu 16.04

I want to create a CSR certificate in order to activate an SSL in GoDaddy

1 Answer


openssl req -new -newkey rsa:2048 -nodes -keyout yourdomain.key -out yourdomain.csr

Simply change yourdomain.key and yourdomain.csr to your actual domain. You can then run:

cat yourdomain.csr

... and copy the output to GoDaddy as your CSR.

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