1. JackieChun

    Lack of interest Use 301 instead of canonical tags for www and https redirects

    Enforcing a strict board URL in-script is a very useful XenForo option. It would be even more useful if https and www redirects were used via a 301 rule instead of simply tagging the correct URL as canonical. If the purpose of that setting is to avoid creating server-side .htacess redirect...
  2. S

    XF 1.5 Converting to HTTPS / SSL - What to look for ?

    Hi All, My server guys agreed to enable AutoSSL for my HTTP website (running XenForo forum). So what are all the things to look for before/after enabling HTTPS ? 1) Please let me know if any guide available. 2) Any settings to be changed ? or any things I need to consider ? 3) In my old...
  3. C

    XF 1.5 Move to https (I read the guide, but got stuck)

    Hello Community, I've read the great guide on how to switch your board from http to https: But I ran into two issues, I couldn't figure out, not even with help of the guide, or the search function...
  4. popowich

    AWS + Full Session HTTPS

    With the Chrome warnings starting to roll out, I'm wondering if anyone else has moved their xenforo from http to https using a free certificate hosted on an ELB with an ec2 running http. Any thoughts, how-to, guide, gotchas, any related experience and things to look out for? I get I'll...
  5. Zelkova

    XF 1.5 htaccess and friendly urls on HTTPS

    Hello, I recently installed a fresh installation of XenForo on my server. This server was already running a copy of XenForo beforehand without HTTPS and I was able to use htaccess, friendly urls, and mod_rewrite without an issue. Prior to using letsecrypt to install my certificate and modify...
  6. M

    XF 1.5 Switching to HTTPS Issue

    I'm having issues switching over to https. I have went through every option to make sure I do not have "http://" set anywhere in my modifications (templates / css / settings). Then I changed : Options > Basic Board Information > Board URL to "https://" This is what Firefox is showing me when...
  7. vFranky

    XF 1.5 Going to https

    Hello, some big players in the internet want to push websites to the usage of https. Googles signales better rankings for https and the Firefox browser actually warns "attention, non secure website" when users are in the XenForo login form. My Question: What do I have to do (technically) to...
  8. B

    XF 1.5 change http to https in posts (sql?)

    hi i move my site to https the think is that i have more than 600 url in the posts of my forum that still refer to old url http:// whats is the best method to remplace url in posts that point to my site with http (to https) can i do sql find and replace url in database? how? thank you for...
  9. Live Free

    Made the move to HTTPS: a few questions ensuring correct implimentation

    I made the move to HTTPS a few days ago after doing a lot of research online and following Brogan's HTTPS conversion guide. I do have a few remaining questions I hope someone would shed some light on. 1. A few default Xenforo templates reference a few external http:// links. I don't think...
  10. polle

    XF 1.5 Https not working

    Hello, I moved my site to https and I have some problems. (XenForo 1.5.12) - works fine - does not work (here is Xenforo installed) I already changed the board URL and added the following to htaccess. RewriteCond %{HTTPS} off RewriteRule ^...
  11. R

    XF 1.4 Switched to https, [ATTACH] still linking to http

    Hi there, I recently switched my site over to https, however I notice that attachment images are still being linked via http, causing mixed-content errors. I haven't done any edits to the `bb_code_tag_attach` template. It seems like {xen:link full:attachments, $attachment} is at fault. Could...
  12. Robert Waanders

    Other Convert Xenforo to https

    Hello everyone, I would like to convert my forum ( to https . I don't feel confident to do it myself... Is there anyone out there who can do this for me? Let me know your offer.. Kind regards, Robert Waanders
  13. eva2000

    Centmin Mod Nginx HTTP/2 HTTPS Migration Guide

    As there's many users here using my Centmin Mod LEMP stack with Nginx for their sites and forums, I wrote a guide for existing Centmin Mod Nginx HTTP users for migrating to Nginx HTTP/2 HTTPS with free Letsencrypt SSL certificates For Xenforo...
  14. vFranky

    XF 1.5 XenForo on HTTPs - How to?

    Hello, I like to activate SSL (https) for XenForo in the near future, because of Googles strategy. I would be perfect only to secure the XenForo login pages, but that seems not possible. Therefore I have already server certificates installed. What do I have to do in detail to get XenForo to...
  15. M

    Switch to HTTPS - External login/registration issue

    Hi guys, I'm trying to switch my website and forum to HTTPS (SSL) usage. Both separate are working fine, but combined I find some issue's. Is there someone that can help me on why this is not working properly? First let me describe what I have now: A website which is currently working via...
  16. Mouth

    Migration from commercial SSL certificate to LetsEncrypt

    Has anyone with their site https only and using a commercial SSL certificate that is expiring shortly, migrated to a LetsEncrypt SSL certificate instead? If so, any learnings or issues ... or a seamless transition?
  17. Apodictive

    A few Pre-Purchase Questions

    Hi xenForo community. I will be building my first xenForo forum and I have a few pre-purchase questions that I would like to see if I can get some answers for. I searched here and on Google for the answers to most of my questions but there are a couple I either couldn't find exactly what I am...
  18. X

    HTTPS Site > HTTP images linked by users?

    What is the best way to handle this problem? Our forums are HTTPS, but the user has linked to images on another site at HTTP. As you can see in the top of the page, this breaks our SSL status, and will...
  19. Mr Lucky

    XF 1.5 Redirect https to just one page

    Does anyone know the best way with .htaccess to redirct just one page to https? e.g. I want to redirect to A normal Redirect 301 / doesn't seem to work. I also need to make sure that after leaving that page, all other pages are...
  20. DarkKitarist

    XF 1.5 MITM question and going HTTPS

    Hello again good people at Xenforo, I hope you're having a great Sunday evening/morning/afternoon! Anyway today someone from "Anonymous" (not really anonymous but he referenced himself as such and these times everyone does this apparently) used the MITM hack to change our banner on the website...
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