How to Install OpenSSL Light on Windows 10

Install Open SSL Windows10 Localhost

What is OpenSSL?

OpenSSL is a general purpose cryptography library that provides an open source implementation of the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and Transport Layer Security (TLS) cryptographic protocols. It is a robust, commercial-grade, and full-featured toolkit for the Transport Layer Security (TLS) and Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) cryptographic protocols.

So to install SSL or to make SSL/https working on any server/system you have to install OpenSSL. Therefore we will show you how you can install OpenSSL on your Windows 10 so that you can run SSL/https on your localhost system.


Download OpenSSL Setup for Windows 10

Click here and download appropriate OpenSSL as per your windows 10 (32-bit / 64-bit).

Install OpenSSL

After successfully download please follow the steps to install OpenSSL on your Windows 10 system.

Click on the setup (.exe) file and click on next on setup window

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Accept the agreement radio button and click the next button

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Choose Installation Drive and click on the next button

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Choose OpenSSL DLL directory and click on the next button

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Review Setup Instructions and click on the next button

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OpenSSL Installed

Now OpenSSL has been installed on your desired location. Now, this is an optional step. You can donate to Windows OpenSSL. And Click on the Finish button.

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Cheers!!! You have successfully installed an OpenSSL on your Windows localhost system.

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