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#1087 – HTTPS

Posted in ‘Joomla Little Helper support’
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Saturday, 09 November 2019 10:05 UTC
Patty-2

i INSTALLED IT, BUT AM NOT GETTING THE https  sorry bout the caps, I am paraplegic and hit the lock by accident. anyway, I installed it and am getting weird messages when I try to use it.

http://www.baltimorepolicemuseum.org/portal/index.php/en/

any help would be appreciated


Joomla version: up to date
PHP version:
Server: (apache/iis and version)
Server OS: (win/linux/osx) wndows 10

Saturday, 09 November 2019 14:05 UTC
ric

Hi,

you still need to configure https for your webserver, if I try to access the page through https://www.baltimorepolicemuseum.org/portal/index.php/en/ it just throws an error:

NET::ERR_CERT_COMMON_NAME_INVALID

Most likely you can use your provider's console to generate a let's encrypt free SSL certificate ; or ask their support how to do it.

After that's done, you want to update Joomla's global configuration option; in the Global Configuratioon -> Server page the 4th item is force HTTPS => set to "Entire Site".

Additionally, you may want to use .htaccess file to get rid of index.php/ in your url. My free extension Little Helper will do that for you, or you can of course use ftp or any other suitable means to achieve that.

Do let me know once you get the certificate installed if everything works or I can assist you further.

Have a nice weekend,

Riccardo

 

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