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I ran this command:
Reinstalled certbot latest version after uninstalling version due to python errors
It produced this output at the tail end of the install:
Python has stopped working. After the install completes if I run certbot certonly --standalone, the same Python error appears and no certificate creation is attempted.
My web server is (include version):
The operating system my web server runs on is (include version):
My hosting provider, if applicable, is:
Self hosted server
I can login to a root shell on my machine (yes or no, or I don't know):
yes with CMD as Administrator
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): latest from your website
IMHO, that's actually the best windows client if your system supports it. There are a few other windows clients, but the maintainer of CertifyTheWeb is an active contributor to LE and this forum. In the realm of Windows client developers, they know the ACME protocol the best, very rarely have bugs, and support new/upcoming features before anyone else. Great choice, and glad you found it before I saw your last comment!
Crikey, there's a glowing review! I should post it on our website
@caricell I would also advocate for upgrading from Windows 7. The easiest way to make such a big leap is to buy another machine and start using it as your daily driver, gradually moving your stuff as required until you can retire the old machine.
Yes, I know Windows 7 has to go....the only problem with that is the software I am running on this machine (weather-display) .,..will be a real PAIN to try to reinstall on another operating system...it's gone through many upgrades, and I'm just not willing to deal with that on WIndows 10. So, for the moment I'll leave it, as long as it is working well 24/7.