Article ID: 387, created on Oct 6, 2008, last review on Jun 3, 2016

  • Applies to:
  • Plesk 12.5 for Linux
  • Plesk 12.0 for Linux
  • Plesk 11.0 for Linux
  • Plesk 11.5 for Linux


Log in to your Plesk server via SSH as "root" and run the following command to find your Plesk admin password:

# plesk bin admin --show-password


# /usr/local/psa/bin/admin --show-password

Additional information

See the following article to retrieve the password for Plesk for Windows:

473 How to retrieve Plesk admin password on Windows

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