troubleshooting Question

How to diagnose https connection not working

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nigelr99Flag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
Microsoft IIS Web ServerHTTP ProtocolSSL / HTTPS
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Hi,
I successfully setup a test system using a ssl certificate / https website for the first time and now rolling out to a 'production' machine. I've installed a new certificate and setup pc (xp pro / iis5.1 - don't judge!) in the same way as my test machine as far as I can tell but when I try to access a page using https I get browser error 118 (operation timed out).
Can someone please help me diagnose the problem - here's my 2c worth so far..:
1. Site works fine on http (which I need to leave in place)
2. Checked port 443 is open on main router (shared offices so IT dept have confirmed this)
3. Disabled pc security software firewall (ESET)
Current website settings as shown in attached image.
Thanks.

server-website-settings.jpg
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