- Plesk for Windows
Migration cannot be started with the following error:
PLESK_ERROR: [ERROR] Failed to perform action: Check connections
Cause: Error while checking connection settings: 'Panel Migrator failed to install RPC Agent to '203.0.113.2' server.
RPC Agent is required for communication between current server and '203.0.113.2' server
CONFIG_TEXT: Connection to the host is not available or the migration agent is not running on the source host.
Migration got stuck on
Retrieving Information from Hoststep.
Migration hangs with the following message in Plesk UI:
CONFIG_TEXT: Check that specified source servers accounts are built-in Windows administrators
RPC agent that is required for migration is missing or is run from a non-administrator user on a source server.
Log into Plesk on the target server.
Browse to Tools & Settings > Migration & Transfer Manager > Start a New Migration
Connect to the server via RDP to the source server and upload
run-panel-migrator-rpc-agent.exefile to any location, e.g.
Note: Do not close opened terminal window.
Restart, or continue the migration.