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Need to install wildcard certificate in apache on ubuntu server

I have a wildcard SSL certificate that had already been generated. I am needing it for an additional sub domain. The only thing I am unsure of is where to get the key? Do I still have to generate the key as if I were going to submit a CSR?
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If you already have the cert, then all you should need to do is apply it to the new subdomain.

This is how i do it in IIS Anyway.
J C

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its a bit different with apache. You have to specify a key I believe
You may check the following url for how to generate private key and csr.

https://knowledge.verisign.com/support/ssl-certificates-support/index?page=content&actp=CROSSLINK&id=AR198
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You should try just using the key from the original request.
J C

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I would if I had any idea where to find it.

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well if you contact the SSL provider they will be able to give you the key that was used when generating the SSL certificate which you can then download and use.

Just use the same key as you have used on the domain.com install of the ssl certificate. The same key should still work if i recall correctly.
The location of the key for the original domain should be somewhere in that domain's configuration.  In Ubuntu, all the configured domains should be listed in /etc/apache2/sites-enabled, with the default (generally) called "000-default".... so look in "/etc/apache2/sites-enabled/000-default" to see what is configured.  Other configured domains usually have their own config file.

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