Git + Plesk FAQ

This FAQ was last modified on: Monday, November 11, 2019 09:33am

Configuring a remote repository:

1. First, visit http://hosting.gatech.edu, access the Control Panel for the domain you wish to install your application and click on "Git"

Hosting Control Panel.

2. On the Add Git Repository page, confirm the “Remote Git hosting like GitHub or BitBucket” option is selected

How do I create an SSL certificate with Let's Encrypt?

This FAQ was last modified on: Monday, March 18, 2019 08:55am

Let's Encrypt is a Plesk hosting control panel tool that lets customers quickly and easily secure their domains with basic individual SSL certificates, at no additional cost.

Cover subdomains

Secure levels of subdomains that aren't covered by the default wildcard certificate.

Access SSH Using Keys

This FAQ was last modified on: Thursday, October 18, 2018 09:15am

You may allow customers to use keys to log in to an ssh session on your hosted site

  1. Log in to your plesk panel
  2. Navigate to the File Manager
    1. ​From the Home Directory
      1. ​Select New>Create Directory
      2. Name the Directory .ssh
      3. Save the Directory
      4. Select the directory and Change Permissions to Read only for Group and Others
      5. Save your changes
    2. ​From your .ssh directory
      1. ​​Select New>Create File
      2. Name the new file authorized_keys
      3. Save the file

The Next Version of Plesk Web Hosting

This FAQ was last modified on: Friday, July 13, 2018 09:09am

For over a year we have been working on the Next Version of Plesk Web Hosting. We have worked closely with community web advisors to make it the best offering possible. On August 11 2018 the OIT-SaaS team will make it available to the Georgia Tech community! We know you will be as excited as we are by this new offering: Better- Faster - More Powerful - With More Features!

So how is it different?:


How do I update my site with Drupal 7 and 8 core critical release PSA-2018-003

This FAQ was last modified on: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 02:50pm

On April 25th, 2018 Drupal will release another core critical update for Drupal 7 and Drupal 8. Below is how you can update your website with this new release.

What do I do if my website is restricted to the Campus Only Network?

This FAQ was last modified on: Friday, April 27, 2018 10:27am

Have you updated your Drupal site to Version 7.58, or Version 8.5.1?

If the answer is "No". You will have to update your site following the steps provided in this link.

How to install Installatron on your installation

This FAQ was last modified on: Wednesday, March 28, 2018 12:25pm

If you want to use Installatron to manage your site (or your installation), please follow the steps below.


1. Login to your site's control panel. Click on Installatron Application Installer link.

2. Click on Applications Browsers Tab


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