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How to view website statistics in Plesk?

The website statistics is the detailed report of your websites & server's usage. You can view website statistics in several ways. The best method is using Awstats or Webalizer. To view website stats in Awstats or Webalizer follow...

How to add and manage domains & subdomains in Plesk?

  Managing domains in Plesk is similar to cPanel. To add a new domain, go to Websites and Domains tab and select Add New Domain. Specify the required details and Click OK to complete. To Add a subdomain, select Add new Sub Domain and...

How to Backup in Plesk?

  To backup you can use the Backup Manager available in Plesk. You can find the "Backup my Account and Websites" icon under the Account tab in your Plesk panel. There click on "Back up". You will see a screen similar to the below...

How to change a subscription's login info in Plesk?

  When you look at the top right corner you can see the active subscription under "Logged in as ***". To change the subscription's login info, follow the below steps. Go to Websites & Domains tab. Under Websites &...

How to change IP in Plesk?

  To change IP address in Plesk, please follow the below steps, Login to Plesk panel. Go to Tools & Utilities. Go to IP Addresses. Go to IP Address you want to assign. If you want to make it a private...

How to change profile details & password in Plesk?

To change profile details and password in Plesk follow the below steps. Login to your Plesk panel. Go to Account tab. Click on My Profile. Click on the General tab, there you can edit your password and profile...

How to configure DNS in Plesk?

  To simply view the default records, click settings and go to DNS Template settings. In the display, the ip and domain fields will be automatically replaced with real ip and domain. To add a new resource record, select Add DNS...

How to create a database in Plesk?

  Follow the below steps to create a database in Plesk. Login to your Plesk panel. Go to Websites & Domains tab. Click Show Advanced Operations to expand the options. Click Website Scripting and Security....

How to create a Scheduled task in Plesk?

  You can make applications or scripts to run automatically at any time you want by creating scheduled tasks. It is similar to cron jobs. Follow the below steps to create a scheduled task in Plesk. Login to Plesk panel as...

How to create additional FTP accounts in Plesk?

  To create additional FTP accounts in Plesk, follow the below steps. Login to your Plesk panel. Select Websites and Domains tab. Click on FTP Access icon. Click on Create Additional FTP Account icon. A...

How to create and manage user accounts in Plesk?

  To create a new user account or to manage existing user accounts, follow the below steps. Login to Plesk panel. Go to Users tab. Under users tab click on Create User Account icon to create new user. A screen...

How to create Domain Aliases in Plesk?

  To create domain aliases, follow the below steps. Login to your Plesk panel. Go to Website & Domains tab. Click on Show Advanced Operations link. Click on the Domain Aliases icon. Now select...

How to create mailing lists in Plesk?

  To create a mailing list, follow the below steps. Login to your Plesk panel. Go to Mail tab. Click on Mailing Lists tab. Select Create Mailing List icon. A form will appear, specify the required...

How to edit or create a custom error page in Plesk?

To edit an existing custom error page, follow the below steps. Login to your Plesk panel. Go to Websites & Domains tab. Go to File Manager. Go to error_docs folder. Now you can select the file you want...

How to install Microsoft FrontPage Extensions?

  Unfortunately Frontpage Extensions can not be installed automatically, it must be installed manually. Follow the below steps to install Frontpage manually. Login to Plesk server as admin. Run the package installer to...

How to manage databases in Plesk?

  With Plesk you can manage databases using Webadmin without using any database management program in your system. To manage databases using Webadmin, follow the below steps. Login to your Plesk panel. Go to Website &...

How to manage roles of users in Plesk?

  To create or manage roles of users, follow the below steps. Inside your Plesk panel select Users tab. Under the User Accounts section, select User Roles tab. Default roles of users are predefined in Plesk....

How to Remove a scheduled task?

  To remove an existing scheduled task, follow the below steps. Login to your Plesk panel as admin. Go to Websites & Domains tab. Go to Show Advanced Operations. Select Scheduled Tasks. Click on a...

How to select and view the server components?

  Click on settings in the administration panel and then go to server components. There you can view the list of available components, click refresh to refresh the list of available components. If you select a component, choose it...

How to set up a Catchall email account in Plesk?

  It is a pain when emails are sent to nonexistent users. There are two options you can choose for this kind of situations, either reject all the emails or forward it to another address. To set up a catchall email account in Plesk...

How to set up Anonymous FTP access in Plesk?

  Not all accounts can set up Anonymous FTP access, you need a dedicated IP to set up Anonymous FTP access in Plesk, if you already have a dedicated IP address, follow the below steps. Login to your Plesk panel. Go to...

How to set up custom error documents in Plesk?

  To setup custom error pages in Plesk, follow the below steps. Login to your Plesk panel. Go to Websites & Domains tab. Select the domain name for which you want to setup a custom error page. Select the...

How to set up email forwarding in Plesk?

  To set up email forwarding go to Mail tab and select email addresses. There you can see four tabs General, Forwarding, Email Aliases and Auto-Reply. Select forwarding tab and then select the checkbox of Switch on mail forwarding....

How to use Auto-Reply for emails in Plesk?

  For business based websites and other websites, auto-reply is an important thing to get recurring visitors, with Plesk you can set auto-reply messages. To enable auto-reply follow the below steps. Login to your Plesk panel....

How to use email in Plesk?

  To enable webmail and use it, follow the below steps. Login to your Plesk panel. Go to Mail tab. Under the Mail tab click on Web Mail icon. The above steps are valid for new version Plesk 10 only, for Plesk...

How to use SSL Certificate in Plesk?

  To use SSL Certificate in Plesk, please follow the below steps, Login to Plesk Administrator using your password. Go to Tools & Utilities. Go to SSL Certificates in the Resources group. If you already have SSL...

Plesk for newbies

  Plesk is the control panel used for dedicated virtual server. In this section, we are going to see basic usage of Plesk. You can access Plesk by clicking on the Plesk Control Panel icon. Before that it is best to start with...

What should PHP support run as in Plesk?

  PHP support should run as Apache module. Please follow these steps to ensure your PHP scripts run without issues. Login to your Plesk panel. Go to Websites & Domains tab. Click Hide Advanced Operations to expand...

Why do I get a "Forbidden: PHP engine is disabled." message?

  If your PHP scripts are returning "Forbidden: PHP engine is disabled." error message, please check to make sure that PHP support is being run as Apache module. Login to your Plesk panel. Go to Websites & Domains tab....