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