Force all traffic to the webpage to use https


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Added: 06.08.2019 13:50:21     Last updated: 08.08.2019 09:33:56

This guide shows how to force website traffic over on HTTPS through cPanel. The guide requires you to first log into cPanel.
Note: To activate HTTPS for an addon-domain the switch for the subdomain it resides on has to be activated.


Step 1:
Click "Domains" in cPanel.

Navigate to Domains in cPanel


Step 2:
Toggle the slider under "Force HTTPS Redirect" on the relevant domain as shown below:

Toggle the slider


Step 3:
The website is now set up to force visitors over to HTTPS. Please note that it can take up to 15 minutes for the changes to take effect.

The slider is active


Finished
We have now been through how to ensure visitors on a domain use HTTPS. Be aware that this is only available if there is an SSL certificate installed for the domain.