How to fix “SSL is not enabled for this domain” message on DirectAdmin
As a DirectAdmin user, you can disable SSL functionality for the site, but you can’t enable it again. You must contact your host/log into the server with root credentials.
If you disabled the SSL functionality in Account Manager >> SSL Certificates >> Disable SSL, you will not be able to access again the Account Manager >> SSL Certificates area. You will get an error message:
Cannot Execute Your Request SSL is not enabled for this domain
As of August 2021, there is no way to re-enable the SSL option from the GUI.
To enable the SSL option back for a specific domain, you will need to edit
and change the
ssl option from
Now, the user will be able to access again the SSL interface for that domain.
In case the SSL option is disabled for the account (not for a particular domain), you can enable it from the DirectAdmin GUI or by editing the file
and changing the
ssl option to ON.