Generate a CSR: Plesk

To generate a Certificate Signing Request (CSR), please do the following:

  • Step 1 of 8

    Login to the Plesk Control Panel.

  • Step 2 of 8

    Click on the Domains button. The Domain List page appears.

  • Step 3 of 8

    Click the domain name that you want to secure with SSL.

  • Step 4 of 8

    Click the Certificate button.

  • Step 5 of 8

    Click the add button. The SSL Certificate setup page appears.

  • Step 6 of 8

    Enter the relevant information in the Certificate Information section. (ALL fields with * must be completed).

  • Step 7 of 8

    Click on the Request button displayed to the right of your details.

  • Step 8 of 8

    Plesk will now email your CSR to the email address provided when you signed up. You will see that the email contains two sections - the RSA Private Key and the Certificate Signing Request. Do not lose your RSA Private Key, you will need this later.