SSL doesn't works if started with www

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What is the domain name?

but if I accessed without any www, it works fine. example

Have you searched for an answer?

Please share your search results URL:

When you tested your domain using the Cloudflare Diagnostic Center, what were the results?
Both and only got errors on DNSSEC configuration and DS record.

But and got much error
Check for redirect loops, Check if redirecting unencrypted HTTP traffic works, Check the status of encrypted traffic, Check the site for mixed content, and Check site speed (TTFB) with the same error :
Your request failed because the web server did not respond.

Describe the issue you are having:
If I’m trying to access and both of them work fine.
But if I’m trying to access with WWW then it doesn’t work.

What error message or number are you receiving?

What steps have you taken to resolve the issue?

  1. Add A record with and (still doesn’t work so i deleted it.)
  2. Trying to generate a certificate with host,,,,, *
  3. Add page rule for redirection

Was the site working with SSL prior to adding it to Cloudflare?
Yes, for the main domain and works fine

What are the steps to reproduce the error:

  1. Access or

Have you tried from another browser and/or incognito mode?

Please attach a screenshot of the error:

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I recently added A record for also
Thank you for your post. I hope my redirection page rule will work. Just waiting my propagation time.

Yeah, the records are fine, it’s just the SSL issue from the posted article. You need an ACM certificate.

Yes, thank you for the link. I need to go through ACM certificate to cover my scenario. By the way, why my page rule redirection doesn’t works? any idea?

Well, the site does not load, so it can’t redirect either. You need the ACM.

Im redirecting from to

If I access it directly to it loaded correctly both the site and SSL itself.

Again, you need the ACM.

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