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Will Google provide different index statuses for HTTP and HTTPS?

Examples:

http://www.example.com and https://www.example.com

Or it will provide same results for both?

If it doesn't provide the same results, can we configure both HTTP and HTTPS in Google Web Master Tools?

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Yes, it'll provide separate index status if both versions are set up separately in Webmaster Tools. http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.co.uk/2014/03/more-precise-index-status-data-for-your.html

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Of course it doesn't provide the same results because Google treats these URLs as different URLs. So if you use a canonical tag, then this issue is solved.

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Can you address the Google Webmaster Tools part of the question? –  Stephen Ostermiller May 29 at 9:20
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