Can I set my own SSL certificate via .htaccess file in a shared web server?

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I am hosted in a shared web (apache) server in a subdomain. I don't have access to any panel, only sshfs.

The problem is that the host (lazy), does not issues / uses SSL certificates.

I issued my own (letsencrypt) but I can't direct the apache to use my certificate. Is it possible via .htaccess file?

I tried this in a .htaccess file but server is crashing (internal error)

SSLCertificateFile "/server_path/user/public_html/letsencrypt/fullchain.pem"
SSLCertificateKeyFile "/server_path/user/public_html/letsencrypt/privkey.pem"
SSLCertificateChainFile "/server_path/user/public_html/letsencrypt/chain.pem"

PHP info has those values empty: openssl.cafile, openssl.capath.

I don't know the version of apache. PHP is 5.6.40 (I know: obsolete)

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No. SSL configuration directives can only be set in the contexts server config and virtual host. Not in a .htaccess file.

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Thank you for the detailed answer.
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