How to redirect https://ip to https://domain

The following lines are in the .htaccess I wrote.

<IfModule mod_rewrite.c>  
RewriteEngine On
RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^
RewriteRule (.*)$1 [R=301,L]

It redirects when I type this in the browser.

But when I write like this, it doesn’t redirect.

I bought SSL certificate for two years and there was no problem with the certificate.

Can anyone tell me what its rewrite condition is ?

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July 29, 2019
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Do you have a VirtualHost entry matching the IP address with https and not http? If there is an entry for the IP address with https this will be the reason.

Create a VirtualHost entry matching as ServerName, but not using https, but http instead. Then redirect this to your domain name.

Let me know how it goes.


I have the same problem, any solution ?


I am having this same issue. I have tried to create a new VirtualHost entry as my ServerName but the https://ip is not redirecting to https://domain.

Currently the http://ip is redirecting to the https://domain.

When I tried to create a redirect on the VirtualHost on port 443 all my entry points ( https://ip and https://domain ) stop working, giving a ‘not allowed to acess this resource error’.

ServerAdmin webmaster@localhost
DocumentRoot /dev/null
ServerName http://ip

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