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In progress New: SSL certificates are now available for EVERY Forumotion Forums

Post by The Godfather on February 8th 2017, 4:20 pm

First topic message reminder :

Dear users,

I am glad to announce you the phase 3 on Forumotion for the purchase of SSL certificate set up. Now, every Forumotion forum without exception can purchase a SSL certificate and switch to HTTPS ! Celebrate

No matter if your forum his hosted on your main domains or not, or if you have a custom domain name or not: you will ALL be able to purchase a SSL certificate and have a secure URL in HTTPS.

Process to purchase a SSL certificate is the same. For more information, read our tutorial.

If you have any issue, don't hesitate to ask on the dedicated support section.


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In progress Re: New: SSL certificates are now available for EVERY Forumotion Forums

Post by The Godfather on February 14th 2017, 4:38 pm

Hello,

For anyone who does not have the SSL certificate section in their admin panel, you have an external domain name linked to the forum via a CNAME and for this reason you can not use SSL option.

Indeed, we can not install an SSL on an external domain that we do not manage.

Please read this tutorial carefully: http://help.forumotion.com/t150650-ssl-certificate-guide-for-a-success-forum-migration-to-https#1038838

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Post by Dollymixture on February 22nd 2017, 3:08 am

Hello, I have a question. My domain name is currently a .forumotion one.
If I purchase a SSL certificate now for my .forumotion site will it still work, if at a later date I purchase a custom domain from an external provider? The forum would still be managed by forumotion, just have a external domain name which points to the forumotion one.
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Post by jucarese on February 22nd 2017, 2:12 pm

For external domains, even if it is redirected with CNAME, SSL certificates do not work only for domains purchased in the forum, but you can buy a certificate on the server where you are normally hosted.

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Post by cassini on March 5th 2017, 6:28 pm

Hello Smile
I have bought 500 credits for the SSL Certificate this afternoon and activated the process



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Post by SLGray on March 5th 2017, 8:08 pm

@cassini wrote:Hello Smile
I have bought 500 credits for the SSL Certificate this afternoon and activated the process



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Post by cassini on March 5th 2017, 8:12 pm

No issue SLGray, just one question, can I keep the .co.uk Question or is it necessary to change to a domain .com Question
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Post by SLGray on March 5th 2017, 8:16 pm

The only thing that is changed is the http part.


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Post by cassini on March 5th 2017, 8:34 pm

@SLGray wrote:The only thing that is changed is the http part.
Yes I have noticed the S at the end
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Post by SLGray on March 5th 2017, 8:36 pm

@cassini wrote:
@SLGray wrote:The only thing that is changed is the http part.
Yes I have noticed the S at the end
If your profile is correct, your forum is secure. I get the secure lock icon in my browser.


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Post by cassini on March 5th 2017, 8:50 pm

Yes I updated my profile on here and on my site and I get the secure lock icon on my browser.
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In progress Re: New: SSL certificates are now available for EVERY Forumotion Forums

Post by ranbac_hd89 on March 23rd 2017, 10:15 am



I buy an SSL Certificate at Tue 14 Mar 2017. Today is 23 Mar 2017. Help me!
Old domain: ranbac.forumvi.com
New domain: ranbac.xyz

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Post by APE on March 23rd 2017, 2:13 pm

Hello @ranbac_hd89

Did you buy your domain name from us using the ACP or did you buy the domain name from out side of forumotion.



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Post by ranbac_hd89 on March 23rd 2017, 3:14 pm

I bought the domain name from out side of forumotion.

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Post by brandon_g on March 23rd 2017, 4:59 pm

Thats why. We can't install an ssl certificate (https) on a domain name we dont own or control. We can only install https and ssl certificates on domain names bought through our service and that are controlled by our service.

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In progress Re: New: SSL certificates are now available for EVERY Forumotion Forums

Post by APE on March 23rd 2017, 5:22 pm

@ranbac_hd89 wrote:I bought the domain name from out side of forumotion.

@brandon_g wrote:Thats why. We can't install an ssl certificate (https) on a domain name we don't own or control. We can only install https and ssl certificates on domain names bought through our service and that are controlled by our service.

-Brandon

Yes i can confirm That if you buy a domain name outside of FM then you have to buy the ssl certificate from them not us.

Now the problem is you have asked us to host your ssl certificate and we have took the money from your account.

now im not sure we can re credit your account but i will give @The godfather a tag in this and see what he can do as I know that the domain is not our domain.



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Post by ranbac_hd89 on March 24th 2017, 2:07 am

In Note that (Enabling the SSL Certificate (HTTPS)) You don't say: only install https and ssl certificates on domain names bought through our service and that are controlled by our service.

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Post by ranbac_hd89 on March 24th 2017, 2:17 am

I spent 500 Credit, but can not install SSL. I want you move 500 Credit SSL to 500 Credit Advertisements : Disable for members in 6 month . OK?
or install SSL for ranbac.forumvi.com!

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In progress Re: New: SSL certificates are now available for EVERY Forumotion Forums

Post by brandon_g on March 24th 2017, 1:17 pm

@The Godfather wrote:Hello,

For anyone who does not have the SSL certificate section in their admin panel, you have an external domain name linked to the forum via a CNAME and for this reason you can not use SSL option.

Indeed, we can not install an SSL on an external domain that we do not manage.

Please read this tutorial carefully: http://help.forumotion.com/t150650-ssl-certificate-guide-for-a-success-forum-migration-to-https#1038838

Thank's

Well the godfather did post about this earlier in this topic.


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Post by ranbac_hd89 on March 24th 2017, 1:27 pm

i hope you refund 500 Credit! I joined forumotion with ranbac.forumvi.com from 2010. 7 years!

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Post by APE on March 24th 2017, 6:56 pm

I have sent a Email to the head office and we have not had any reply to it as of yet
As it's now the weekend no one will get back to me until at lease monday.

so as soon as I get news on what they will do then i can get back to you on the matter there is no point in making posts all over the forum about it i have told you i will make a Email and that is what i have done and it is pending.

for anyone else that Want to get a HTTPS address and have not got the domain from us then you need to talk to your Host of your Domain name we have no power over them. also make sure you read all the notes about the new system before spending your credits.



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Post by ranbac_hd89 on March 25th 2017, 1:50 am

Thanks! I'm waiting!

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Post by ranbac_hd89 on March 29th 2017, 3:30 am

Forumotion! I love you! i have got 500 Credits!

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