- Plesk for Windows
When attempt to upload a file with a large size using Backup Manager or File Manager, Plesk shows following error:
HTTP Error 404.13 - Not Found
The request filtering module is configured to deny a request that exceeds the request content length.
The request contains a Content-Length header that is larger than the value specified for this header in
By default, the default
maxAllowedContentLength value in Plesk is 30000000.
1. Login to the server over SSH
2. Modify the
C:\> %windir%\system32\inetsrv\appcmd set config "PleskControlPanel/" -section:requestFiltering -requestLimits.maxAllowedContentLength:4294967295
This command sets
to 4GB. This is the maximum file size which can be uploaded through IIS is 4GB (
maxAllowedContentLength = 4294967295).
If a file of size more 4GB should be uploaded, use another service to do it (for example, FTP).
If it is a backup file, the following command can be used to upload a local file to the Plesk backup repository:
C:\> "%plesk_bin%\pmm-ras.exe" --import-file-as-dump --dump-file-specification="C:\\backup.file"