- Plesk for Linux
- Plesk for Windows
How to check status, active/deactivate FTP service for the whole server?
FTP is working via the
service. It is possible to start, stop, restart the service, as well as show its status and reload the settings (without actual restart of the service).
Manage service via Plesk interface:
If 'systemctl' is unknown, use the commands below.
Manage service via SSH:
Connect to the server via SSH and use the following commands:
# service xinetd start
# service xinetd restart
# service xinetd status
For SystemD OSes:
# systemctl stop xinetd.service
# systemctl reload xinetd.service
Connect to the server via RDP and restart 'Microsoft FTP Service' in Windows Services console.