Certbot certonly command giving error

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My domain is:

I ran this command: certbot certonly --webroot

It produced this output:Requesting acme-v02.api.letsencrypt.org/directory: getaddrinfo failed

My web server is (include version):IIS

The operating system my web server runs on is (include version):Windows

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):

Hi @akhilhp, and welcome to the LE community forum :slight_smile:

That sounds like a DNS issue.
Please show the outpur of:
nslookup acme-v02.api.letsencrypt.org

And what version of IIS?
And what version of Windows?
And what version of Certbot?


Check you're not blocking outgoing https (via Windows Firewall etc[, or if a proxy is required]).


I'm leaning towards a DNS issue.
But we're not getting any feedback...


Server : Unknown
Address :

And anything after/below that?


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