How do I migrate my SSL certificate to the US East (N. Virginia) Region to use with my CloudFront distribution?
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I have an SSL certificate in AWS Certificate Manager (ACM) that I want to associate with my Amazon CloudFront distribution. However, I can't associate the certificate with the distribution because it's not in the US East (N. Virginia) (us-east-1) AWS Region. I don't know how to move the certificate.
You can't migrate an existing certificate in ACM from one Region to another. Instead, import or create a certificate in the target Region.
To associate an ACM certificate with a CloudFront distribution, import or create the certificate in US East (N. Virginia). Also, the certificate must meet the CloudFront requirements.
To import or create an ACM certificate to use with a CloudFront distribution, follow these steps: