Please fill out the fields below so we can help you better. Note: you must provide your domain name to get help. Domain names for issued certificates are all made public in Certificate Transparency logs (e.g. crt.sh | example.com), so withholding your domain name here does not increase secrecy, but only makes it harder for us to provide help.
My domain is:
I ran this command:
It produced this output:
Challenge failed for domain
http-01 challenge for
Cleaning up challenges
Some challenges have failed.
The following errors were reported by the server:
Detail: 126.96.36.199: Invalid response from
To fix these errors, please make sure that your domain name was
entered correctly and the DNS A/AAAA record(s) for that domain
contain(s) the right IP address.
My web server is (include version):
The operating system my web server runs on is (include version):
My hosting provider, if applicable, is:
I can login to a root shell on my machine (yes or no, or I don't know):
I'm using a control panel to manage my site (no, or provide the name and version of the control panel):
The version of my client is (e.g. output of
certbot --version or
certbot-auto --version if you're using Certbot):
and it says the following:
Info: Creating a Letsencrypt certificate with that domain name isn't possible. To create a certificate you need a registered, worldwide unique domain name. The domain name ends with a public suffix, that's good (not Grade Z). But the domain isn't registered. If you want a certificate with that domain name, you have to proof that you are the domain owner. Trouble creating a certificate? Use https://community.letsencrypt.org/ to ask.