If you want to be able to upgrade to a Plesk version other than the
latest stable release, you can upgrade using the interactive console.
Note: You can upgrade to Plesk Obsidian from Plesk Onyx 17.0 and later.
See if your OS is supported.
If you use Plesk 12.5 or earlier, upgrade to Plesk Onyx first.
Follow these steps to begin:
- Log in to the server via RDP.
- Download Plesk
- Launch the Windows command prompt. Change the working directory to
the one in which you saved the installer binary, then run the
This will launch the console in the command prompt window.
If you prefer to use a graphical interface during the upgrade, see the
Upgrading Plesk for Windows Using Installer GUI topic.
Read the text marked with “IMPORTANT”, then type
F in the
command prompt and hit the Enter key to proceed.
Next, you need to select to which version of Plesk you want to upgrade.
Here you are about to upgrade to the latest Plesk release.
F and press Enter to continue.
Confirm that you wish to upgrade to proceed. Plesk installer will
download the installation files for the selected Plesk version and
prompt you for confirmation.
Type F and press the Enter key to perform the upgrade.