How to change your Plesk password

This article describes how to change your Plesk password.

Plesk is no longer included with new A2 Hosting plans, but it is still available on legacy Managed WordPress accounts. You can install Plesk manually on unmanaged VPS and Dedicated servers.

It is very important to protect your password. To ensure the best security for your account, choose strong passwords, and change them frequently.

Changing your Plesk password

To watch a video that demonstrates the following procedure, please click below:

To change your Plesk password, follow these steps:

  1. Log in to Plesk.
    If you do not know how to log in to your Plesk account, please see this article.
  2. On the top menu bar, click your username, and then click Edit Profile:

    Plesk - Edit Profile menu

  3. On the My Profile page, in the Password text box, type the new password that you want to use.

    Alternatively, you can click Generate and Plesk generates a random, strong password for you.
  4. In the Confirm password text box, re-type the password you specified in step 3.
  5. Click OK. The new password takes effect immediately.

More Information

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Article Details

  • Operating System: Linux Hosting
  • Control Panel: Plesk
  • Product: Managed WordPress with Plesk
  • Level: Beginner

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