Reinstalling Plesk


2017-06-05 05:18:00 UTC


2017-07-04 04:50:35 UTC


Was this article helpful?

Have more questions?

Submit a request

Reinstalling Plesk

Applicable to:

  • Plesk 11.x for Windows
  • Plesk 9.x for Windows
  • Plesk 8.x for Windows
  • Plesk 7.x for Windows


Plesk can be uninstalled using the Add/Remove Programs wizard or by running the Plesk installer program and selecting the Uninstall option.

The folders %plesk_dir% (usually C:\Program Files\SWsoft\Plesk) and %plesk_vhosts% (usually C:\Inetpub\vhosts) should be manually removed.

Once done, Plesk can be installed again.

WARNING: This article provides the steps for complete Plesk Panel reinstallation. ALL DATA will be lost in this case. Do a full Plesk backup before you reinstall Plesk if you need to save any Plesk data.

Additional Information

In Plesk Panel 10.x there is no possibility for uninstalling Plesk through the Add/Remove Programs wizard. Refer the instructions provided at the following article:

112925 Plesk Panel for Windows uninstallation.

Have more questions? Submit a request
Please sign in to leave a comment.