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MariaDB installation guide

Plesk uses MySQL as both admin and client RDBMS. Plesk 11.5 for Linux and higher allows for MySQL alternatives (such as MariaDB or Percona Server) to be used as drop-in replacements for it. Upgrade from installations with drop-in replacements is also supported. This guide will explain in great detail how you can replace MySQL server […]

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Why Plesk 11.5 changes UI?

For every new software release, barely there would be anything more painful than changes in the user interface. Plesk is known for changing the UI with almost every major release. Some people like the changes, some people don’t , but these changes are always dictated by the industry. We constantly learn from our customers for […]

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Plesk configuration file monitor (cfgmon)

cfgmon (Configuration file monitor) is a tool that lets you control changes in configuration files of Parallels Plesk Panel. This tool is pretty like a simplistic revision control system. What Problems Does This Tool Solve? First, it’s troubleshooting issues with functioning of Panel and related services. Additionally, the history of changes in configuration files can […]

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How to customize Plesk Online Help

Sometimes the one may want to redefine Plesk Online Help with something else. Here is a brief guide how to do that The easiest would be to download a copy of existing Plesk documentation pool and modify its contents. i.e. you could simply download recursively every document referenced from documentation page. Then put it into […]

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How Plesk 11.5 solves Email Users problem

Since Plesk 10.0 and prior to Plesk 11.5 email user management has become greatly complicated by the need to operate through User account. While Users concept gave more power and flexibility, we recognised the simplicity of basic functions is equally important. So in Plesk 11.5 the one can still utilize “Users” to delegate some web mastering functions, […]

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Meet plesk command-line hub (Linux)

Plesk 11.5 introduces s an easier way for Linux server admin to manage and troubleshoot Plesk. That is “plesk command-line hub“. The hub consolidates and shortcuts most of typical operations over Plesk. Lets briefly overview how it can help:

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