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Getting Started With nsProtect™ Assured Site Seal Topics

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Setup Guide: nsProtect™ Assured Site Seal


Getting Started With nsProtectTM Assured Site Seal Topics

Setup Guide: nsProtectTM Assured Site Seal

Welcome!  This Setup Guide contains information about how your nsProtectTM Assured Site Seal will be validated and issued, as well as actions you may need to take to complete these steps.

How Your nsProtect Assured Site Seal Is Validated and Issued
You will manage the validation and installation process for your nsProtect Assured Site Seal through your Network Solutions® Account Manager. There are several steps in the process:

Step 1: Log in to Account Manager at: If you've forgotten your log-in information, please visit:

Step 2: Click on the My Protects and Services Tab.  


Step 3: Scroll Down and click on My SSL Certificates and Seals link to be taken to a page listing the details of your nsProtect Assured Site Seal. If you have more than one nsProtectTM Assured Site Seal in your account, please click on a package name to see the details for each  Site Seal .

Step 4: Assign the domain with which the nsProtect Assured Site Seal  will be associated, if you have not already done so. If you have more than one nsProtectTM Assured Site Seal product, you will need to select the specific Site Seal  that you wish to configure. You may select a domain name from your account or enter a domain manually. 

Step 5: Supply all necessary validation information and documentation. We cannot begin the validation process until all information is provided. Once we have received all required documents the validation process will take two to four business days with the purchase of the nsProtect Assured Site Seal. We cannot issue your nsProtect Assured Site Seal until the validation process is completed.* For more information on the validation process, visit our Online Support Center.

For business orders
We will attempt to verify some or all of the following information online:

  • WHOIS information for your domain name registration (Please note that the domain name registrant's information must match the information for the applicant to whom the Certificate is being issued.)
  • Articles of Incorporation
  • Dun & Bradstreet number

If we are unable to locate this information online, we will ask you to fax (866-294-0799) or e-mail ( it to us before we can complete your validation. We may also request additional documentation, which may include, but is not limited to:

  • Bank statement, utility bills, or telephone bills in the business name
  • Government-issued business license

For individual orders
You must fax (866-294-0799) or e-mail ( the following information to Network Solutions before we can complete your validation:

  • Copy of a valid driver's license or valid passport issued to the domain name registrant
  • Copy of a recent phone bill belonging to the domain name registrant
  • Copy of a utility bill or bank statement belonging to the domain name registrant

Step 6: Generate your nsProtect Assured Site Seal.

  • After your nsProtect Assured Site Seal has been validated, you may generate and install a Site Seal on your website. 
  • Within Account Manager, start by selecting the Seal Design (color and layout) you desire.
  • Click Generate Code

§                           Then install the code for your seal on your Web pages. 

Additional Help
FAQs and other helpful information about nsProtectTM Assured Site Seal services are available in our Online Support Center.
If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact a nsProtectTM Assured Site Seal  specialist 24 hours a day, seven days a week, at or toll-free at 877-228-1023.

*NOTE: The "term" for any nsProtectTM Assured Site Seal you have purchased will begin either 90 days from the purchase date (even if your Certificate has not been issued at that time) or at the date of issuance, whichever comes first.