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SSL configuration for OWA on Exchange 2003 sp2

jcorsoomni
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Hello...I've recently been asked to install SSL on an Exchange 2003 server which up until this point has had OWA access over http.  I purchased the appropriate SSL cert from Netsol for mail.mydomain.com (also the URL they use for OWA) and the import seemed to go fine.  I also have the appropriate permissions set in IIS to both the default and exchange website while also clicking the boxes for SSL and 128 bit encryption.  when I enable SSL, I cannot access OWA externally via http or https.  internally I can access via http and https...although https doesn't populate the OWA screen with any emails.  Currrently...I've removed the SSL certificate until I can figure this out.  Any help you can lend would be greatly appreciated.  I know this is probably some setting on the directory security section in IIS. Once I have SSL up and running properly, I then need to configure SMTP over TLS with an outside party.
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Maen Abu-TabanjehNetwork Administrator, Network Consultant
Top Expert 2011

Commented:
here is the useful link to configure SSL in exchange 2003 .. hope that helpful

http://www.petri.co.il/configure_ssl_on_owa.htm
Sr. Systems Engineer
Commented:
Did you open port 443 in your router?

You should need only add the cert to the exchange vdir or parent website.