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Accessing Plesk on Your Dedicated Server

The Plesk control panel enables simple, convenient management of your dedicated...

What is the Plesk control panel?

Plesk is a server management control panel from SWsoft and is considered the...

Accessing Your Plesk Webmail

If you have Webmail enabled in Plesk, you can access your email at: http://webmail....

Where can I find more information about Plesk?

For comprehensive Plesk documentation, please visit the SWsoft Web site....

Setting up an Email Account in Plesk

You can use Plesk to set up POP3 email accounts for your domain. Log in to Plesk as...

I upgraded Plesk, why isn't my correct Plesk license displaying?

After you purchase an upgrade for Plesk, you need to log in to Plesk on your server...

Can I customize the look and feel of the Plesk control panel?

Yes, you can customize the user interface of the Plesk control panel using one of the...

Why can't I log in to Plesk Webmail?

If your password is rejected when you log in to Webmail, your email may be disabled....

Can I brand the Plesk interface with my own logo?

Plesk allows you to brand the interface with your own logo. This will replace the...

How do I access MySQL using SSH with Plesk installed?

To Access MySQL Using SSH with Plesk installed Log on to your server....

Why do I get an error when I try to use the Migration Manager in Plesk?

Before you try to migrate content, verify that the account on the server you're...

How do I enable Mailman on my server in Plesk?

To enable Mailman: Log in to Plesk as "admin". From the...

Setting Up a Data Source in ColdFusion

NOTE: You may have to modify your /etc/hosts file in order for ColdFusion...

Where can I find more information about Plesk?

For comprehensive Plesk documentation, please visit the SWsoft Web site....

Retrieving Plesk Passwords From MySQL

If you have multiple users on one Plesk account and need to FTP content without...

What if I Can't Connect to FTP Through Plesk?

If your FTP connection through Plesk fails, here are a few things you can do to...

How do I Customize Script Dir on my Virtual Dedicated/Dedicated Hosting Plesk Servers?

Plesk configures the httpd.include file for each domain for overall site security. As...

Migrating Domain Names and Web Sites From One Version of Plesk to Another

You can use the Plesk Migration Manager tool to migrate user accounts, domain names,...

Unlocking Your Plesk Account

Following a number of unsuccessful login attempts, Plesk will lock your user account...

How do I add a mailing list in Plesk?

To add a mailing list in Plesk Log in to Plesk as "admin."...

Getting Started With Your Linux Dedicated Server Using Plesk 7.5

This guide will help you to get started with your Linux Dedicated Server running Plesk...

How do I rebuild qmail's queue if it is damaged or consists of a lot of spam messages?

You can recreate qmail's queue, but all current messages will be removed from the...

Upgrading to Plesk on Your Dedicated Server

If you previously purchased your dedicated server without a control panel, you can...

How do I View Messages in the Qmail Queue?

You can view all messages in the email queue. To Display all Messages in the Email...

Can I recover the Plesk password on my Linux dedicated/virtual dedicated server?

Yes. You can recover your Plesk password on your Linux dedicated server. To Recover...

Why can't I see the IP Addresses that I purchased for my server in Plesk?

Use the "Reread IP" function in Plesk to display your new or additional IP...

Changing Your Plesk Login Lock Time

To Change the Login Lock Time for Your Plesk Control Panel Open a Web browser...

Setting up Your SSL Certificate in Plesk for Linux

Once your certificate has been issued, you will receive an email message containing...

How Do I Upgrade my Linux Dedicated Server to Plesk 8.0?

If you have a Fedora Core 2 dedicated Linux server, you can upgrade to Plesk 8.0 and...

Installing ColdFusion MX 7 on Your Dedicated Server

To Install ColdFusion MX 7 on your Dedicated Server Go to...