How to install a custom SSL certificate (Advanced)

This unofficial guide to installing a custom SSL certificate on a ggRock server.


A custom SSL certificate may be desired based on company policy, or to enhance the security practices of administrators of your ggRock server.



Future updates to the ggRock product and its dependencies have the potential to revert this change, please prepare to re-implement this change after any ggRock update or OS update is applied.


To install a custom SSL certificate, replace the certificate files in:





Once the certificate and key file are in place, simply restart the nginx service from ggRock Settings, or by using the following terminal command:

systemctl restart nginx 

or reboot your server to complete the task.