Skip navigation

Get "Cannot verify SSL connection" when trying to set up CardDav

1786 Views 3 Replies Latest reply: Sep 12, 2013 7:37 AM by Delgadoh RSS
BelleCath Calculating status...
Currently Being Moderated
Sep 10, 2013 1:18 AM

Help!  I am trying to synch my google contacts to my iPad.  The error message I am receiving is "Cannot connect using SSL.  Do you want to continue?"  If I answer yes, instead of canceling, after the system tries to verifies and cannot, then I am given the ability to go to Advanced Settings, BUT only then.  The SSL is turned on, but I have to change the port number from zero to 443.  Then I back out and try again, ending up with the same message.  I am sorry, but I don't know if I have an iPad "3" or "4" and don't know how to find out.  The iPad was a gift in January of this year (2013).  The version is 6.1.3

 

I did have all of my contacts on my iPad up to a few days ago, BUT my iPad would not synch with my calendar, and the calendar I also use every day.  I got tired of carrying around my old paper-bound weekly calendar as well as my iPad I decided to fix the problem.  For some reason, it seemed the problem was the free Apple iCloud service I mistakenly signed up for (I pay for Dropbox service so don't even need the Apple service).  So I deleted the Apple iCloud account, not paying attention that it would wipe out everything.  BUT I was able to finally synch my google calendar with my iPad and android-based phone and my contacts are on my phone.  Of course, now I have no iPad contacts.

 

So call me stupid, but please help.  I appreciate any help you may be able to give this computer neophyte.

iPad (4th gen) Wi-Fi, iOS 6.1.3

Actions

More Like This

  • Retrieving data ...

Bookmarked By (1)

Legend

  • This solved my question - 10 points
  • This helped me - 5 points
This site contains user submitted content, comments and opinions and is for informational purposes only. Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. All postings and use of the content on this site are subject to the Apple Support Communities Terms of Use.