I need help to install ssl to my java web application running on windows ovh VPS. URL to my java web application looks like this xyz.example.com:8089

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My domain is:zyx.kudosbritegroup.com
i have already created A record to point to my VPS

The operating system my web server runs on is (include version): server 2019

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

Hi @mropoku and welcome to the LE community forum :slight_smile:

There are several good ACME clients for Windows Server 2019.
See: ACME Client Implementations - Let's Encrypt (letsencrypt.org)

As for integrating the cert into your Java web app...
That isn't something that this forum covers exactly.
Is it an app you wrote yourself or something that you downloaded and installed?

@rg305 Its something i downloaded and installed and has a self signed certificate

The easiest case for a Java application is usually to have it listen only on localhost, in unencrypted HTTP, and then to proxy to it with a reverse proxy based on nginx or Caddy. Then you can get the certificate for your reverse proxy and don't have to install it into your Java application.


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