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Get Started

What you need to start with Deflect

  • Control the DNS for your website
  • Know your website’s IP address and login URL
  • A valid email address

What is the process?

  1. Sign-up at https://dashboard.deflect.ca/signup
  2. We will send you an email with temporary login details to the Deflect control panel. Confirm your account and set up security settings
  3. Follow the prompts to set up your website, or refer to the registration guide below
  4. When everything is ready, we will send you a notification and instructions to proceed with
  5. Point your DNS nameservers (NS) to Deflect

Note: If you choose to install free Let’s Encrypt certificates during registration, they will be generated once the DNS resolves to Deflect. During the interim period (approximately 20-40 minutes) your visitors may receive a certificate warning in their browser.

Registration walkthrough

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