How to Update a Plesk Account’s Email Address
Follow these steps to change your Plesk contact email address. Log in to your Plesk account. Click on Account from the Sidebar Menu. Click on My Profile. Enter the new primary email address in the Email Address field. Choose the appropriate domain from the drop-down menu if you have multiple domains. You can also update the external email address which is used for the password reset. Click on Apply. You will see a success message signifying that your Plesk contact email address has changed.
How to Exclude Specific Files/Folders from the Plesk Backup
Log in to your Plesk account. Go to Websites & Domains > Click on the Pull icon >> Choose Backup & Restore. Under Backup Manager, click on Back Up. Choose the backup type. Checkmark Exclude specific files from the backup. Enter the path of the file you want to exclude, such as: /httpdocs/directory/filename.jpg To exclude a whole directory, enter: /httpdocs/images To exclude only specific extensions such as PNG, enter: /httpdocs/images/*.png Confirm with OK. The backup will start generating in the background. At this point, you can navigate away from the page.
How to Generate a Full Backup in Plesk
Backing up is important, and you should do it regularly. Follow this tutorial to make a full backup of your website with Plesk. How to Generate a Backup of your Plesk Account? Log in to your Plesk account. Go to Websites & Domains > Click on the Pull icon > Choose Backup & Restore. Under Backup Manager, click Back Up. Choose Full as the backup type and FTP(s) in Store in option. If you wish to receive a notification on backup completion, you can checkmark the “When a backup task is completed, send a notification email to” option. Confirm with OK. The backup will start generating in the background. At this point, you can navigate away. How to Download a Backup of Your Plesk Account? Go to Websites & Domains > Click on the Pull icon > Choose Backup & Restore. From the backup list, click the download icon. If
How to Redirect a Subdomain to an External URL in Plesk
Log in to your Plesk account. Click on Websites & Domains from the Sidebar Menu. Under the list of Domain names, click on the Hosting Settings icon appearing in the same row of the subdomain. On the right side of Hosting Type, click on Change, displaying next to Website. Enter the following details: Hosting Type: Choose the Forwarding option from the drop-down menu. Destination address: Enter the link to which you want to redirect the subdomain. Forwarding Type: Choose it according to your need. Click OK. Read the warning and confirm it with Yes.