This article describes how to publish a website from Visual Studio using Web Deploy.
Before you can publish a website using Web deploy, you must know the correct login credentials. To obtain the credentials for your account, follow these steps:
To configure Visual Studio for Web Deploy publishing, follow these steps:
On the Publish page, click the icon labeled IIS, FTP, etc.
In the Publish Method list box, select Web Deploy:
In the Server text box, type the server name:
In the Site name text box, type the domain name of the site.
In the Username text box, type the Plesk username:
In the Password text box, type the password for the Plesk user:
Optionally, select the Save password check box to save the password for future publishing:
In the Destination URL text box, type the URL for the uploaded site:
The Web Deploy upload begins immediately, and you can view progress in the Output panel.