The following is a list of permissions for operations that you can
perform in your Plesk (shown at Account > Permissions tab):
DNS zone management. Manage resource records in the DNS zones of
websites. DNS stands for Domain Name System. It is a service that
enables web browsers to locate websites by domain names.
For information about configuring DNS settings for your websites,
refer to the section (Advanced) Configuring DNS for a
Hosting settings management. Manage web hosting settings, such as
custom web server settings or support for scripting languages.
Common PHP settings management. Adjust common PHP settings (such
as safe_mode, open_basedir, and so on) for your websites.
Management of access to the server over SSH and Management of
access to the server over Remote Desktop. Securely connect to the
server to manage files and upload web content through a Secure Shell
(Linux) or a Remote Desktop (Windows) connection.
Anonymous FTP management. Set up a folder on the server which
should be accessible to the Internet users over FTP protocol. This
folder can have an address like, for example,
ftp://downloads.example.com. This feature is called anonymous FTP
because the users will not need to specify a username and password to
browse, download, or upload files.
For information about setting up FTP folder with unrestricted access,
refer to the section Setting Up Anonymous FTP Access.
Scheduler management. Schedule execution of programs or scripts
in the server’s operating system.
For information about scheduling tasks, refer to the chapter
Spam filter management. Set custom settings for protection from
unsolicited commercial email, also known as spam.
For information about setting up spam filtering, refer to the
Protecting from Spam section.
Antivirus management. Set custom settings for protection from
viruses and other malicious software that spreads itself through
For information about setting up virus protection, refer to the
Protecting from Viruses section.
Backup and restoration of subscription data using the server