I need a little assistance

I Think i made too many certificate renewal request and got this error

An unexpected error occurred:
Error creating new order :: too many failed authorizations recently: see Failed Validation Limit - Let's Encrypt

What can i do to solve this??

Wait until the time expires.

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notthing we can say without telling more about the setting
what's your domain?


How long would that be please?

Please read the link in the origonal post you made.


Testing and debugging are best done using the Staging Environment as the Rate Limits are much higher.

And to assist with debugging there is a great place to start is Let's Debug.

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I did, it stated what i did wrong, the causes and better approach, but there is no clear duration stated

Try this link Rate Limits - Let's Encrypt


The first sentence in the linked article says (emphasis mine)

All issuance requests are subject to a Failed Validation limit of 5 failures per account, per hostname, per hour.

As Bruce noted, the Staging system does not have such a strict restriction so please use it or the Let's Debug system he previously linked.

These will point out the real problem that is happening so we can debug the cause of these failures.


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