Originally Posted by Bullethead21
Is there a thread that actually talks about how to convert a HTTP Apache install already in service to the secure HTTPS?
I know this thread is old, but it should be renamed to how to disable HTTPD which is what it talks about.
You can find this information online pretty easily IF you know what to look for.
If you don't already have a certificate on your server, you'll want to search first for information on purchasing an SSL certificate or creating a self-signed certificate, and installing it. You can do that by searching for (for example):
Of course you'll need to take your own OS into consideration.
Then you need to search for information on redirecting http connections to https connections. To find this information you could look for:
You may wish to adjust your search criteria depending on whether you want to redirect your entire webserver/domain or just certain directories.