Getting Started with your VPS – Plesk 10
This article applies to 123 Reg VPS hosting.
This article will explain getting started with your new VPS using Plesk 10
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Open a Web browser (Internet explorer, Firefox or Safari) and type : https://[[ipaddress]]:8443/ into the address bar.
Please Note: You can find your IP address in your welcome email, you will need to replace the [[IPADDRESS]] part of the URL above.
Please Note: You may need to accept the security warning. For more information on the security notice please see I get a security warning when trying to login to my VPS, What now?
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Read and tick the I agree to the terms of this licence agreement and click on the Accept button.
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Type in your username. admin
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Type in the password.
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Click on the Log In button.
When logging into your VPS for the first time, you will need to fill in the basic preferences as follows:
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Fill in the Full Hostname field with a fully Qualified domain name e.g. host.domain-name.com
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Select a Default IP address from the drop down menu.
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Select an exclusive IP address and click the Shared > > button to move the IP over to the Shared IP addresses column to use as the shared IP address for domains on your VPS.
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Enter a new password and confirm the new password.
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Click on the OK button.
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Fill in your administrator information and click on the OK button.
You will now be taken to the main Parallels Plesk panel.
Your VPS is now ready to use.