How to transfer one domain from another server to Plesk server?
How to migrate WordPress from old Plesk server (or even from servers that do not have Plesk installed) to a new one without having WordPress login and password?
Migrating from the server without Plesk
It is possible to transfer a website via Site Import extension:
- Log into Plesk;
- Go to Extensions > Extensions Catalog > search for “Site Import”;
- Click Install to install it;
- Transfer the website under Domains > example.com > Website Importing option or at Extensions > My Extensions > Site Import > Open.
- Specify the source website’s domain name, and also FTP or SSH username and password;
- Click Ok.
Detailed information about its usage is available at the following link:
Plesk Documentation: Importing Websites
Migrating from server with Plesk
Solution 1. Migrate the domain with Plesk Migrator using Migration & Transfer Guide.
Refer to the Migration Guide for additional information.
Note: Migrating is possible only with access to the source server.
Migration from other hosting platforms is also possible.
Solution 2. Transfer a domain using Backup Manager as described in the article How to restore a Plesk xml.tar/xml.zip backup file on another Plesk server