Last updated Apr 30th, Page history Improve this page Report an issue. MODX Revolution is a database-driven web application, so moving it to a new server involves the typical porting over of both the database and all the site's files. In Revolution, it's more or less the same process, but there are couple extra tidbits to watch out for due to Revolution's thorough caching mechanisms and how certain server-specific data is stored in its database. Following is the official documentation of how to move your site to a new location. Normally, the move is to a new server, but the steps here also apply if you move your site to a new folder on your current web server. Do the reverse as your last step after everything is working at the new location rename ht.
FAQs for all site moves with URL changes
This increases the level of security especially involving sessions and passwords. Check all the content you use supports https. Make sure you have a staging environment.
SSL-certificate generation process
As a site owner, it is possible that at some point you'll want to move your site to a different URL or different infrastructure. This page covers the different scenarios of site moves and gives you tips about how to prepare, implement, and monitor the move. In this documentation, a site redesign is not considered a site move , even if it involves adding extra URLs. A redesign is changing the layout of existing pages, or adding pages of new content. A move is moving existing pages in one of the following ways:. To change how your site serves mobile versus desktop users, see the mobile-friendly site design guide. Except as otherwise noted, the content of this page is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.
SSL certificate generation process consists of several stages. Go to the control panel billing. This key is generated in conjunction with the RSA key, which is subsequently required to install the certificate. When you have a pair of generated keys, you can start generation of the SSL certificate. First of all select the type of web server. If you are using a non-standard type of web server - you need to contact technical support for clarifying the type of web server. Choose the appropriate type of web server:. After that click on the button «Click to continue» :. The next step is to select the validation type for the SSL certificate:. If you choose this type of validation - you will be given a unique file how to download the validation file you may check in point 9.