How to know if I have a let's account

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My domain is:

I ran this command:

It produced this output:

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): yes

I'm using a control panel to manage my site (no, or provide the name and version of the control panel): no

The version of my client is (e.g. output of certbot --version or certbot-auto --version if you're using Certbot):

How may I know I have Let's Encrypt account. My domain is has Let's Encrypt SSL.

ACME accounts are (usually) automatically generated and registered by the ACME client at first use.

Multiple certificates have been issued for your domain name (, so someone has registered an ACME account in the past.


May I know what is the process to register an ACME account at first use?

Your ACME client will (should) ask you to read and accept the terms of service, and optionally provide an email address.

It will then register an account.


It's not an account like when you registered for this Community, with a website using a webserver. It's more of a technical account type which all occurs "under the radar" by the ACME client.

What's the exact reason behind your question?


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