After you have purchased your SSL Certificate, you will receive a notification email within 24 hours, confirming that your SSL Certificate is Ready. Please note that it will take up to 24 hours after notification for the SSL to become active. After the SSL installation is complete, you can connect to your domain via https://www.mydomain.com, meaning that the connection is secure and encrypted. Note the URL begins with https:// instead of http://.

Install a SSL on a web server

After you have created your CSR, purchased your SSL Certificate, and the SSL Certificate validation and processing are complete, you are ready to install your SSL Certificate. The certificate will be provided by email. The SSL Certificate will be an attached text file with encrypted data that your server will use once the certificate is installed.