Syncing between Desktop and AnkiWeb not working

Hi! I just created an AnkiWeb account and am trying to sync the desktop Anki with the web version. However, each time I try to sync, I get the following error, even after restarting after holding the shift key:

Syncing failed:
Traceback (most recent call last):
File “aqt/sync.pyc”, line 324, in run
File “aqt/sync.pyc”, line 341, in _sync
File “anki/sync.pyc”, line 622, in hostKey
File “anki/sync.pyc”, line 596, in req
File “httplib2/init.pyc”, line 1597, in request
File “httplib2/init.pyc”, line 1345, in _request
File “aqt/sync.pyc”, line 467, in _conn_request
File “httplib2/init.pyc”, line 1036, in connect
SSLHandshakeError: [SSL: TLSV1_ALERT_PROTOCOL_VERSION] tlsv1 alert protocol version (_ssl.c:661)

It seems you’re using Anki 2.0, which is no longer supported. You can download Anki 2.1 from