I've followed the instructions provided in the docs to the letter with no luck. I receive Error - The SSL certificate provided could not be inserted. without any additional message as to why.

Looking under the hood, the console sends a POST request which comes back with a status 400 and the following JSON:


For Google folks here, the above might mean something.

  • Left it for few hours, and now it works. – Mansour Nov 11 '15 at 3:01
  • I'm seeing the same error... will try again later – Harry Lime Feb 4 '16 at 10:38
  • I'm seeing the same error. Worked for www. but not for the naked domain – astromme Feb 16 '17 at 18:58

In my case, re-ordering the concatenated certificates in this order solved it:

  • domain cert
  • intermediate cert
  • ca cert

I had same problem. In my case error was caused by too long RSA private key. Retrying with certificate generated with 2048 key solved the issue.

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