IIS 6: Renew a certificate
Renewing an SSL certificate is similar to requesting a new certificate. You can use the overview below to help you through the process.
These instructions apply to an SSL certificates hosted on third-party servers, dedicated servers, or virtual dedicated servers. If you use our Web hosting, grid hosting, Website Builder, Quick Shopping Cart®, or Professional Web Services team, see Renewing my SSL Certificate instead.
To Renew an SSL Certificate - Microsoft IIS 6.x
- Request a renewal in your account.
- If you select Use previous CSR in our online request form, you might need to re-key your certificate before downloading and installing the certificate files.
- If you generate a new Certificate Signing Request (CSR) in our online request form, you might experience downtime during the validation process. To avoid downtime, see Microsoft's knowledge base.
- After your certificate renewal request is approved, download the certificate bundle from your account. You can also download the intermediate certificates from the repository.
- Install the SSL certificate.
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