How to Install Plesk Migrator?


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How to Install Plesk Migrator?

Applicable to:

  • Plesk for Windows
  • Plesk for Linux


How to install Plesk Migrator?


There are different ways to install Plesk Migrator:

  • Via Plesk GUI

  • Via Plesk Installer utility

  • Via an XML API request

Install Plesk Migrator via the Plesk interface:

  1. Log in to Plesk as an admin user on a destination server;

  2. Go to Extensions page and find Plesk Migrator there;

  3. Click Install button.

Install Plesk Migrator via a command line:

  1. Log in to the destination server via SSH as the root user (for Linux) or via RDP as an Administrator (for Windows);

  2. Run Plesk Installer one-click command:

    For Linux :

    # plesk installer  --select-release-current --install-component pmm

    For Windows command prompt:

    "%plesk_bin%\ai.exe" --console --select-release-current --install-component plesk-migration-manager

Install Plesk Migrator via Plesk an XML API request:

To install Plesk Migrator via an XML API the following request can be used:

For Plesk 12.5:


For Plesk Onyx:


This request can be sent to Plesk server using different ways that are described on .

To send a single XML API request, the curl utility can be used:

# curl -kLi -H "Content-Type: text/xml" -H "HTTP_AUTH_LOGIN: <<plesk_administator_login>>" -H "HTTP_AUTH_PASSWD: <<plesk_administator_password>>" -H "HTTP_PRETTY_PRINT: TRUE" -d @request.xml https://plesk-server-ip:8443//enterprise/control/agent.php
  • where request.xml is a file which contains the XML API request.

For more information about API requests, see XML API Guide .

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