Assigning an SSL Certificate Managed by IONOS to Another Domain

If you want to use an existing SSL certificate with a different domain, you can reassign the certificate in IONOS. Here's how:

Please note

This function is not supported by all products. Please check the following table to see to what extent this function is available for your SSL certificate.

 

SSL Product Reassignment
SSL Starter Wildcard (free of charge) Anytime
SSL Starter Wildcard (SSL Flat) Anytime
SSL Starter (GeoTrust QuickSSL Premium) These certificates can only be assigned to another domain every 30 days - and no earlier than 30 days after your initial setup.
SSL Starter Wildcard (GeoTrust QuickSSL Premium Wildcard) These certificates can only be assigned to another domain every 30 days - and no earlier than 30 days after your initial setup.
SSL Business (GeoTrust TrueBusinessID) Not possible
SSL Business Wildcard (GeoTrust TrueBusinessID Wildcard) Not possible
SSL Premium (GeoTrust TrueBusinessID EV) Not possible
Step 1

Log in to IONOS and select the relevant contract.

Step 2

In the Domains pane, click Manage SSL Certificates.

step 3

Click on the desired SSL certificate.

Step 4

In the Advanced Settings section, click Reassign SSL Certificate.

Step 5

Select the domain or subdomain to which you want to assign the SSL Certificate and click Reassign SSL Certificate.

A confirmation message with further information on the domain assignment process will then be displayed.

Step 6

Click OK to return to the SSL Certificate Overview.

The SSL certificate is now set up again. You can check the setup status at any time in the SSL certificate overview.