Website not showing after HTTPS is enabled


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My domain is:

I ran this command: sudo certbot --apache -d

It produced this output: Index of /

My web server is (include version): Apache

The operating system my web server runs on is (include version):Ubuntu 16.04

My hosting provider, if applicable, is: digitalocean

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): SSH


This site could not prove it’s beacuse the certificate is given to


how do I change certificate domain to

Please help, I’m desperate.


You must specify all valid domain names on certificate issuance.

You can redo your certificate:

sudo certbot --apache --cert-name -d -d


Thank you so much! :)))))


So I updated the certificate and now I’m running into another issue.

Please have a look:


I don’t see any error here. Could you please close all instances of your browser and then retry?


Sorry about the confusion.

When I enter I get the error: Certicat: NET::ERR_CERT_AUTHORITY_INVALID

When I enter it enters HTTP which should be HTTPS



Earlier I used your link: sudo certbot --apache --cert-name -d -d

I have now changed it:

sudo certbot --apache --cert-name -d

I Hope it will resolv the issue.


Unfortunately it didn’t work.

All help is really appreciated.


<VirtualHost *:80>
DocumentRoot /var/www/
RewriteEngine on
RewriteCond %{SERVER_NAME}
RewriteRule ^ https://%{SERVER_NAME}%{REQUEST_URI} [END,NE,R=permanent]

<VirtualHost *:80>
Redirect permanent /
RewriteEngine on
RewriteCond %{SERVER_NAME} [OR]
RewriteCond %{SERVER_NAME}
RewriteRule ^ https://%{SERVER_NAME}%{REQUEST_URI} [END,NE,R=permanent]


what nameservers should be listed in /etc/resolv.conf ?

How do I troubleshoot my problem?



clear your browser and try with another one

your certificate is working


Hi alhaw021,

I know, thanks.

My problem is my page don’t display the content from my page.


thats a web development problem not a HTTPS / SSL problem :wink:

stackexchange is the place to ask those questions :wink:


I have the same problem that My problem is my website don’t display the content from my page. My web :


Make sure your document root is set to /var/www/html in your virtual host file


If you have wordpress or else in the correct folder


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