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How to Redirect Visitors to the Secure URL - Plesk

This article assumes that you have already ordered an SSL Certificate.

To automatically redirect visitors to the Secure URL:

  1. Log into your Plesk Control Panel.
  2. Click Website & Domains.
  3. Click File Manager for the website you want to redirect.
  4. Click on the web.config file.
  5. Click Edit in Code Editor.
  6.  Add the the following code after <system.webServer>:
    <rule name="http to https" stopProcessing="true">
    <match url="(.*)" />.
    <add input="{HTTPS}" pattern="^OFF$" />
    <action type="Redirect" url="https://{HTTP_HOST}/{R:1}" redirectType="Temporary" />
  7. Click OK.

    All visitors to your website should now be redirect to the secure URL https://example.com.
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