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Install an SSL Certificate in Plesk as an Administrator

Learn how to install an SSL certificate as a Plesk administrator.

These steps will allow you to install a global SSL certificate in your Plesk Control Panel available to any of your customers.

If you are trying to install an SSL certificate for a specific domain, please see this article instead.

Step 1
Step 2
Next, click the Tools & Settings link on the left-hand side of Plesk.
Plesk Home Screen
Plesk Home Screen
Step 3
Click the SSL Certificates link from the Security section.
Plesk Tools & Settings Screen
Plesk Tools & Settings Screen
Step 4
Click the Add button.
SSL Certificates Screen
SSL Certificates Screen
Step 5
Fill out the required fields. In the Domain name section, be sure to write out the domain or subdomain the Certificate is for. The SSL will not be configured correctly if it was ordered for www.domain.com and it is set up in Plesk as only domain.com
Copy and paste the full Private key and Certificate into the respective text boxes, or use the Browse button to upload the certificate and private key. When all the fields have been completed, click the Upload Certificate button.
Add SSL Certificate Screen
Add SSL Certificate Screen
Step 6
You are taken back to the SSL Certificates page in Plesk and informed the SSL was added successfully. You will also see the SSL certificate name you had chosen in the list below.
SSL Certificates Screen
SSL Certificates Screen