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System Paths and log file locations Applies to: Grid Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: None Applies to: DV Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: None Applies to: DV 4.0 Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: None Overview The following is a list of paths to commonly used directories ... Applies To: (dv) 4.0, DV, Grid

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How do I add a Snapshot Backup to my server? Applies to: All DV, (ve) Server Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: Account Center access Overview The Snapshot Backup preserves the entire state of your server, from the core configuration files down to the emails. Recommended use: Preserve a working version of your serv ... Applies To: (ve), All DV

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Getting started with your DV server Applies to: DV Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: Account Center access Applies to: DV Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: Account Center access Overview The following article will get you familiar with your new DV server, including the (mt) Account Center, ... Applies To: DV

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What software packages are installed on my DV? Applies to: DV Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: SSH Applies to: DV Developer Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: SSH Applies to: DV 4.0 Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: SSH Overview This article includes some commands you may run using SS ... Applies To: (dv) 4.0, DV, DV Dedicated, DV Developer

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How do I install Fail2ban to my DV server? Applies to: DV Difficulty: Hard Time Needed: 20 Minutes Tools Required: SSH, Root access Applies to: DV Developer Difficulty: Hard Time Needed: 20 Minutes Tools Required: SSH, Root access, Python installed READ ME FIRST This article is provided as a courtesy. Installing, configuring, an ... Applies To: DV, DV Developer

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How can I find the tech specs for my server? Applies to: Grid Difficulty: Medium Time: 5 Tools needed: Account Center Access Applies to: WordPress Hosting Difficulty: Medium Time: 5 Tools needed: Account Center Access Applies to: DV Difficulty: Medium Time: 10 Tools needed: Account Center, SSH Access Applies to: DV Developer Diffi ... Applies To: (dv) 4.0, (ve), DV, DV Developer, Grid, WordPress Hosting

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PCI compliance at (mt) Media Temple Applies to: DV Difficulty: Medium Time Needed: Varies Tools Required: Plesk administrator access Applies to: DV 4.0 Difficulty: Medium Time Needed: Varies Tools Required: Plesk administrator access Applies to: Grid Difficulty: Medium Time Needed: Varies Tools Required: AccountCenter acces ... Applies To: (ve), All DV, Developer Dedicated, DV Dedicated, Grid

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Where are the access_log and error_log files for my server? Applies to: Grid Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: AccountCenter access Applies to: DV Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: Plesk administrator access Applies to: DV 4.0 Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: Plesk administrator access Overview Y ... Applies To: (dv) 4.0, DV, Grid

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Backup Options Applies to: Grid Difficulty: Medium Time Needed: 20 Tools Required: FTP, SSH, or CloudTech Applies to: DV Difficulty: Medium Time Needed: 20 Tools Required: Plesk administrator access Applies to: DV Developer Difficulty: Medium Time Needed: 20 Tools Required: Plesk administrator access A ... Applies To: (dv) 4.0, (ve), CloudTech, DV, DV Developer, Grid

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How can I raise Courier-IMAP or POP3 connections for my server? Applies to: All DV Difficulty: Medium Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: SSH, root access, vi knowledge Overview By default, Plesk's Courier-IMAP and POP3 email servers drastically limit the number of inbound connections to prevent users from opening up too many concurrent sessions. Unfort ... Applies To: All DV

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cPanel First-Time Setup Applies to: DV with cPanel Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: AccountCenter access, cPanel with WHM access Overview cPanel is one of the available control panels you can select for your DV Server. When you newly provision or revert your DV to default, you will need to set ... Applies To: DV

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Setting up private nameservers Applies to: DV Difficulty: Medium Time Needed: 20 Tools Required: Plesk administrator access Applies to: DV 4.0 Difficulty: Medium Time Needed: 20 Tools Required: Plesk administrator access Overview This article explains how to use your DV server as an authoritative nameserver using o ... Applies To: (dv) 4.0, DV

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DV Developer's Tools Package Listing Applies to: DV 4.0 Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: None "Developer Tools" can easily be enabled via the admin section of the AccountCenter. The installation will typically take 10 to 15 minutes. They are required for compiling applications utilizing tools such as make and ... Applies To: All DV

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Restore a Server using a Snapshot Backup Applies to: DV 4.0 Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: Snapshot Backup, Plesk administrator or root access Applies to: DV Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: Snapshot Backup, Plesk administrator or root access Applies to: DV Developer Difficulty: Easy Time Needed ... Applies To: (dv) 4.0, (ve), DV, DV Developer

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Where do I download Plesk's mobile Server Manager and Server Monitor? Applies to: DV Difficulty: Medium Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: Plesk administrator access or Internet access Applies to: DV 4.0 Difficulty: Medium Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: Plesk administrator access or Internet access Overview Parallels Plesk Panel's mobile Server Manager ... Applies To: (dv) 4.0, DV

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Installing Monit Applies to: DV Difficulty: Medium Time Needed: About an hour Tools Required: SSH, root access Applies to: DV 4.0 Difficulty: Medium Time Needed: About an hour Tools Required: SSH, root access Making it Better This article is provided as a courtesy. Installing, configuring, and troublesh ... Applies To: (dv) 4.0, DV

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Modify the number of SpamAssassin processes Applies to: DV Difficulty: Medium Time Needed: 20 Tools Required: Plesk administrator access or SSH, root or sudo access, vi knowledge Applies to: DV 4.0 Difficulty: Medium Time Needed: 20 Tools Required: Plesk administrator access or SSH, root or sudo access, vi knowledge Overview Yo ... Applies To: All DV

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Installing Plesk Language Packs Applies to: DV Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: Plesk administrator access Applies to: DV 4.0 Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: Plesk administrator access Overview Your DV server includes a license that supports the installation and use of one additional ... Applies To: (dv) 4.0, DV

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Why is my vhost file not being used by Apache? Applies to: DV Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: SSH, root access, vi knowledge Applies to: DV 4.0 Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: SSH, root access, vi knowledge Overview The most common reason for the Apache webserver not being able to use your vhost f ... Applies To: (dv) 4.0, DV

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Where do I change the server default page? Applies to: All DV Difficulty: Medium Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: SSH, root access, vi knowledge Overview This article provides the path if you would like to change the default pages that Plesk serves before any files are copied to a newly added domain's folders. Requirements Bef ... Applies To: All DV

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Session save path errors and the vhost.conf Applies to: DV Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: SSH, root access, vi knowledge Applies to: DV 4.0 Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: SSH, root access, vi knowledge Overview Session support in PHP is of a way to preserve certain data across subsequent acce ... Applies To: (dv) 4.0, DV

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Configuring Log Rotation Applies to: DV Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: Plesk administrator access Applies to: DV 4.0 Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: Plesk administrator access Overview All connections to the Web server and requests for files that were not found on the server ... Applies To: (dv) 4.0, DV, DV Dedicated

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How do I increase the MySQL connections for my server? Applies to: Grid Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: None Applies to: DV Difficulty: Medium Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: SSH, vi knowledge Applies to: DV 4.0 Difficulty: Medium Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: SSH, vi knowledge Overview The MySQL SmartPool v.2 for the ... Applies To: (dv) 4.0, DV, Grid

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Back Up Your Server Using the Snapshot Backup Tool Applies to: DV Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: Snapshot Backup, Plesk administrator access Applies to: DV Developer Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: Snapshot Backup, Plesk administrator access Applies to: DV 4.0 Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Requi ... Applies To: (dv) 4.0, (ve), DV, DV Developer

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Creating and Restoring Backups Using Plesk's Backup Manager Applies to: DV Difficulty: Easy Time Needed: 10 Tools Required: Plesk Access Overview Backing up your content is very important. Backups help protect your content in the case of unforeseen catastrophes and provide known good instances of your sites and data that you may revert to. Whil ... Applies To: DV