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Off - SSL/TLS encryption modes

Setting your encryption mode to Off (not recommended) redirects any HTTPS request to plaintext HTTP.

flowchart LR accTitle: No SSL/TLS Encryption accDescr: With an encryption mode of Off, your application does not encrypt traffic between the visitor and Cloudflare or between Cloudflare and your server. A[Browser] <--Unencrypted--> B((Cloudflare))<--Unencrypted--> C[(Origin server)]

​​ Use when

Cloudflare does not recommend setting your encryption mode to Off.

​​ Required setup

There is no required setup for this option.

​​ Limitations

When you set your encryption mode to Off, your application: