Instructions for installing SSL for IIS on Windows server

Step 1: Convert SSL installation file to Pfx . file format

Visit the conversion page:

Step 2: Import SSL into IIS

Use the converted file in step 1 to import it into IIS

Open IIS and double click on “Server Certificates” as shown below:

Import file to install SSL

A new window will appear, choose file ssl.pfx just created in step 1 and enter password enter and press “OK” to save as shown above.

Step 3: Configure the website to use the imported SSL

  1. Select the website to install SSL
  2. Select Bindings…

Select protocol Https and certificate as shown above. Press OK to save

Step 4: Check the SSL key again

After adding SSL . Select close to close the window and access the website via https link. If the browser shows the padlock as successful.

Or use via test tool here.

Wishing you success!


By Nguyen Manh Cuong

Nguyen Manh Cuong is the author and founder of the nguyendiep blog. With over 14 years of experience in Online Marketing, he now runs a number of successful websites, and occasionally shares his experience & knowledge on this blog.

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