- Plesk Onyx for Windows
Plesk is not accessible:
CONFIG_TEXT: ERROR: Exception: Unable to get administrator password: The system cannot find the file specified. (Error code 2) at Unable to connect to pipe \\.\pipe\
In Event Viewer > Plesk, the following error appears:
CONFIG_TEXT: Unhandled exception
Execute file name: C:\Program Files (x86)\Parallels\Plesk\admin\bin\plesksrv.exe
Plesk Management Serviceis being restarted, endlessly.
Task Manager shows that
Parallels.MonitorSrv.exeprocess consumes a lot of memory.
This is Plesk bug with ID #PPP-28421 . It was fixed in Plesk Onyx 17.5 MU#4.
For Plesk Onyx 17.5, install the latest Plesk micro-updates .
For Plesk Onyx 17.0 and earlier Plesk versions, consider upgrading to the latest Plesk version.
As a workaround, kill
Parallels.MonitorSrv.exe process using Task Manager.