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  1. I

    How to configure Cloudflare's flexible SSL with XenForo

    Hello, I'm using XenForo version 1.5.11 and I was wondering if there's a guide on how to configure CloudFlare's flexible SSL ceterificate with my forum? I'd like it all HTTPS and with a green URL bar. I'm unsure where to even start :/ Many thanks, Gee
  2. Neutral Singh

    SSL connection is not fully secure on my domain...

    Just configured SSL certificate on my server and I'm seeing this: https://www.sslshopper.com/ssl-checker.html#hostname=www.sikhphilosophy.net ...it looks like the SSL certificate valid/working fine on the server side... However, when I visit the site, https doesn't seem to be "fully secure"...
  3. AppleAndMango

    XF 1.5 External MySQL

    Hello. I'm trying to connect my installation to an external MySQL database which is using SSL. Connecting to the database from my local machine or the VPS running Xenforo when the database server is setup to accept SSL connections only works, however when using the same credentials in the...
  4. 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...
  5. G

    XF 1.5 SSL / TLS problems with SMTP after server move / PHP upgrade

    We've just moved our XF install to a new server. We're now running Apache 2.4 and PHP 7.1 on CentOS 7. We use a G Suite (formerly Google Apps) account for the forum's outbound email. Everything on Google's end is set correctly because it was all working fine until the move. We haven't changed...
  6. AddonsLab

    SSL Login 1.2

    As announced by Google, Google Chrome will show "Not secure" warning on websites having password fields on pages not protected by SSL. The solution is, of course, to migrate your forums to be served using HTTPS protocol. This is unfortunately not always possible, as switching to SSL requires...
  7. 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 https://centminmod.com/migrating-to-https.html For Xenforo...
  8. adaaaam

    Subdomain or not?

    Hi guys, Yesterday I installed XenForo for the first time at mturkers.org/forum. I quickly discovered that XF adds /forums/ to forum permalinks e.g. mturkers.org/forum/forums/great-hits/ The same applies to threads, and this makes the URLs look redundant. After research I discovered this...
  9. Deathjam

    XF 1.5 just installed ssl image proxy no longer show images

    i've probably configured something incorrectly, the image proxy was working before the ssl cert, and everything else is working fine, so just need pointing in the right direction from the test image proxy http://i.imgur.com/Y8mRMqW.png could not be fetched or is not a valid image. The specific...
  10. 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...
  11. 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?
  12. karll

    XF 1.5 Enabling SSL / HTTPS: what to do about existing hot-linked images?

    I'm planning to enable SSL on my forum, which means hot-linked images in old threads will cause problems (if the URL is "http", if I understand correctly). What can I do about these existing hot-linked images? I haven't been using the Image Proxy feature until just now. Can I somehow make the...
  13. dondomainer

    XF 1.5 SSL for certain pages does not work as it should.

    Hello gentlemen's, hi have asmall problem with to get SSL for certain pages. this is my .htaccess configuration : RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^mysite.com RewriteRule ^ http://www.mysite.com%{REQUEST_URI} [L,R=301] RewriteCond %{HTTPS} off RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI}...
  14. 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...
  15. X

    HTTPS Site > HTTP images linked by users?

    What is the best way to handle this problem? https://www.hairlosstalk.com/interact/threads/age-24-have-i-avoided-genetic-mpb.99561/ 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...
  16. 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 http://domain.com/pages/sales to https://domain.com/pages/sales A normal Redirect 301 / doesn't seem to work. I also need to make sure that after leaving that page, all other pages are...
  17. AppleAndMango

    PHP 5.6 SMTP Certificate Question

    Bit a noob when it comes to SSL certificates. I'm currently in the process of upgrading to PHP 5.6 though I use a SMTP to send my forums email which means with PHP 5.6 it has to validate the SSL certificate in order to actually send email our I'll get an error similar to the below. My...
  18. balkanminion

    XF 1.5 Problems with SSL

    Hello, i imported today from wbb 4.1 to xenforo my Forum. I had some troubles, but most things i fixed and i am glad to use xenforo. Now i got a problem with SSL, when i am opening my page over https:// its something damaged. https://balkanonline.net/ over http://balkanonline.net/ is...
  19. JamesJ

    XF 1.5 [SOLVED] SSL issues

    Hi all! Firstly, apologies if this is in the wrong category. So I've recently bought a WildCard SSL Certificate from AlphaSSL, and I'm trying to set this up on my forums (xenForo 1.5.2). I've updated my Basic Board Options > Board URL to use https (I set it to 'https://opfactions.net/'). When...
  20. TRGCommunity

    Gametracker SSL Proxy 2.0

    NOTE: It seems like Gametracker is now finally supporting SSL. Try to change your Gametracker links to https. If everything works fine, you won't need this resource! Introduction If you display Gametracker banners on your ssl secured site, you may get a warning for mixed content as Gametracker...