Article ID: 119798, created on Jan 24, 2014, last review on May 11, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Plesk


During the installation of an application on a domain, the below error occurs:

Unable to install application. It requires preliminary configuration by your hosting provider.

Note: application is a placeholder for a real application name.


Some of the applications have server-wide settings that should be configured prior to application installation.


  1. Open Tools & Settings > Application Vault - click on application name - Settings.

  2. Enter and save required settings and then proceed with application installation on a domain.

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It requires preliminary configuration by your hosting provider.

Advertencia: No se pudo instalar Piwik. Esta requiere una configuración preliminar por parte de su proveedor de hosting.

Warning: Unable to install StopTheHacker_Health_Monitoring.

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