- Plesk for Windows
A password of the Plesk "admin" user is lost.
How to retrieve/reset it?
First, connect to a Plesk server via RDP.
It is required to login to Plesk. To receive a login secret key, use the following command:
Start a command prompt as an Administrator and run the command:
C:\> plesk login
Copy one of the links and open it in a browser.
- After logging in to Plesk, click Change Password to reset a new password.
Plesk 12.5 and older
To retrieve a password, start a command prompt as an Administrator and run the command below. The password will be copied to clipboard.
C:\> "%plesk_bin%\plesksrvclient" -get
To set a new password, run the command:
In the opened window specify a new password and click OK.