After validation, the next step in the SSL process is to complete the technical installation process on your web server or hosting platform. This process will require the certificate requester or technical contact to have direct access to their web server or hosting platform to configure the necessary SSL files accordingly. Typically, SSL installation is completed on the same web server or hosting platform that the Certificate Signing Request (CSR) and corresponding private key was created on. The below articles contain step-by-step instructions on how to install an SSL certificate on the most common web servers and hosting platforms.