How to Update your Plesk Panel 10
First be sure to create a Backup!
The first thing you would want to do is create a backup of your
entire Plesk system. This can be done within the Plesk Panel itself.
First, connect via remote desktop to the server using your admin
privileges. Open Internet Explorer on the server and enter you Plesk
admin panel, usually with the following URL format: https://youripaddress:8443. An example of the URL format would be https://188.8.131.52:8443/
Once you have logged in, please click on the Tools & Utilities
option under the Server Management heading on the far left menu tree.
You will then look for the Backup Manager option.
Once you have clicked on Backup Manager, please click on the Back Up button at the top of the window.
This button will take you to the Back Up Server webpage that you
will need to use to make the backup of your Plesk installation. We
suggest you use the following recommended settings. In the Add prefix to
backup name field, you will be able to add a prefix for the backup. Then, please select the Server repository
option beside the Store backup in heading. Finally, select Server
configuration and content beside the Back up heading. These settings
should allow you to backup all the required information.
Click the Back Up button at the bottom to start the process. You will
then need to wait for the backup to complete; you can check the status
of the backup by using the Current Backup Tasks tab at the top of your
webpage. Once the backup is completed, you can continue with the Plesk
Panel version upgrade steps.
To complete the upgrade of your Plesk Panel version, please click on
the Tools & Utilities button on the far left menu tree. There you
will be able to click on the Updates button.
You will then be taken to the page where you will be required to enter
your RDP admin credentials, including your domain, in order to login to
the updater. As an example, your credentials will look like the
Once you have logged into Parallels Product Installer, click on the
Install and Upgrade Product button at the top of the webpage. There you
will have a dropdown box from which to choose Plesk Panel version
10.4.4. Please put the check in the box to approve the upgrade. Now you
simply need to wait for the upgrade to be completed, and you can then
continue with steps to installing the security patch.