How to change file permissions on your website in Plesk control panel ?

Change file permissions on your website in Plesk control panel.

  1. Bhawani Singh
    In this article we will learn to change file permissions in plesk control panel. If you are getting some problem to change file permission on your shared web hosting server that you can follow the below given instructions to change them.

    On Plesk 12

    You can check and change your file/folder permissions :

    - Login to Plesk control panel, go to the "Files" tab and browse to the file/directory to whom you want to change permission.

    - Hover your mouse pointer over the file/directory -- you will notice a small "down-arrow" button to the right. Click this and select "Change Permissions".

    - Click to select the appropriate user account "Application pool group (Plesk IIS WP User)".

    - Click the "Allow" checkbox for "Full Control" if you want to give full permission or choose according to your need.

    - Click OK to save changes.

    On Plesk 11

    You can check and change your file/folder permissions :

    - Login to Plesk control panel, click on "Domains" go to the "File Manager" tab and browse to the file/directory to whom you want to change permission.

    - Hover your mouse pointer over the file/directory -- you will notice a small "padlock" button to the right. Click this.

    - Click to select the appropriate user account "Application pool group (Plesk IIS WP User)".

    - Click the "Allow" checkbox for "Full Control" if you want to give full permission or choose according to your need.

    - Click OK to save changes.

    On Plesk 9

    You can check and change your file/folder permissions :

    - Login to Plesk control panel, click on "Domains" go to the "File Manager" tab and browse to the file/directory to whom you want to change permission.

    - Scroll over file/folder and check the small "down-arrow" button to the right. Click this and select "Change Permissions".

    - Click to select the appropriate user account "Application pool group (Plesk IIS WP User)".

    - Click the "Allow" checkbox for "Full Control" if you want to give full permission or choose according to your need.

    - Click OK to save changes.

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