Website down After Certbot Install Success Ubuntu 14.04

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My domain is:

I ran this command:sudo /usr/local/bin/certbot-auto certonly --apache

It produced this output:

  • Congratulations! Your certificate and chain have been saved at:
    Your key file has been saved at:
    Your cert will expire on 2020-06-24. To obtain a new or tweaked
    version of this certificate in the future, simply run certbot-auto
    again with the “certonly” option. To non-interactively renew all
    of your certificates, run “certbot-auto renew”

My web server is (include version):Server version: Apache/2.4.7 (Ubuntu)

The operating system my web server runs on is (include version):Ubuntu 14.0.4

My hosting provider, if applicable, is:godaddy

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):

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

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Your website is working, although it’s showing the default page.

Thank you

Hello. Thanks for posting. Apache is running but the site I was trying to enable https on is not displaying correctly and is not forwarding to https. At this point I would like to undo what certbot did. Is that possible?

It’s possible, but what i would suggest is to modify your configuration and switch to https.
According to the software your site used, it can be achieved by modify your config.php

Thank you


wow…helps to RTFM huh? :laughing:

I think that totally solved my issue.


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