Technical Advisory: Plesk Panel 10 Migrations


Technical Product Specialist
Nov 29, 2006
Houston, TX
cPanel Access Level
Root Administrator
If you are planning a migration from Parallels Plesk Panel to cPanel & WHM in the near future, do not upgrade Plesk Panel to version 10.

Parallels Plesk Panel 10 incorporates a new authentication model that does not rely upon the /etc/passwd system database. This change prevents successful migrations from Plesk 10 systems to cPanel & WHM systems.

The cPanel & WHM development team is working on a solution to include in future releases of cPanel & WHM.

Our migration team currently supports migration from the following platforms:
DirectAdmin (all versions)
Ensim / Parallels Pro (all versions, Linux Only)
Plesk (6 - 9.5.1, Linux Only)

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