Request to clear my server IP so i can issue renwal


Please fill out the fields below so we can help you better. Note: you must provide your domain name to get help. Domain names for issued certificates are all made public in Certificate Transparency logs (e.g., so withholding your domain name here does not increase secrecy, but only makes it harder for us to provide help.

My domain is:

I ran this command: certbot certrenew

It produced this output: Sign failed: “detail”:“Error creating new cert :: too many certificates already issued for exact set of domains:, see

My web server is (include version): Litespeed Cyberpanel 1.7.6

The operating system my web server runs on is (include version): Centos 7

My hosting provider, if applicable, is: Contabo VPS

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): CyberPanel 1.7.6


Hi @hyperians1,

This isn’t about your IP address, but about the duplicative certificates that you’ve issued. You’ve issued a huge number of certificates for the same names:

Please see

You should use one of your existing certificates, or add an additional subdomain to the requests, or wait until after January 11.


Revoking certificates does not reset rate limits, because the resources used to issue those certificates have already been consumed.

Please use the Let’s Encrypt staging environment instead of the production environment if you’re testing a configuration or integration, and make sure that you persist certificates if you issue them in temporary container images or VMs.

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