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  1. Disable File Manager

    Add an opportunity to disable/hide File Manager in the Customer Panel

    57 votes

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    Please write exact scenarios of why do you want to hide this functionality in Plesk.

    Do you want to disable File Manager on a server or you would like to disable File Manager for particular customers only? And why?

    Your descriptions will help us to properly estimate if this idea is worth to be implemented or not.

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  2. Check details about POP3/IMAP/SMTP traffic for single email

    Sometimes is useful check the details about POP3/IMAP/SMTP traffic for a single email, to look and find problems.

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  3. WebAuthn two-factor-authentication at the webinterface (FIDO, FIDO2, U2F)

    Implementing the new standard WebAuthn would be the best solution for 2FA.

    56 votes

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  4. Drush for Drupal

    important tool, should be included with drupal installations

    56 votes

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  5. Display DKIM Public Key in the Web Interface

    Currently the only way to get the DKIM key is to decode the private key from the shell when using an external DNS service, however it would be nice if the public key is just being displayed in the web interface so the user can see it and add it to the external DNS.

    56 votes

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  6. Windows DNSSEC

    Now Plesk is compatible with DNSSEC, but only in Linux

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  7. clone plans on customer/provider

    it would be great to be able to clone the plans and transfer it on a different provider/reseller

    54 votes

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  8. Allow customers/resellers to manage additional Apache and nginx directives

    Currently, management of additional Apache/nginx directives is available for Plesk Administrators only.

    With Apache, it is possible for users to add custom directives via .htaccess file.

    However, when running a Plesk server with nginx only hosting and a large number of customers, it takes a lot if time to configure nginx directives manually for each.

    It is clear that additional Apache/nginx directives fields are hidden from Plesk users for security reasons, but it would be great to have an ability to enable this feature at your own risk.

    Previous same suggestions that have been marked as "declined":
    https://plesk.uservoice.com/forums/184549-feature-suggestions/suggestions/34285378
    https://plesk.uservoice.com/forums/184549-feature-suggestions/suggestions/38760889
    https://plesk.uservoice.com/forums/184549-feature-suggestions/suggestions/19087582

    53 votes

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  9. Support HPKP

    I'd like to see HPKP integrated into the SSL certificate management of Plesk. This would allow, in combination with standard Nginx/Apache config, for a strongly recommended and worthwhile security element to be added to hosted sites.

    Testing tool
    https://securityheaders.io

    More info
    https://scotthelme.co.uk/hpkp-http-public-key-pinning/

    53 votes

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  10. Email Archiving for all incomming/outgoing emails

    All incoming/outgoing mail for a certain domain is copied automatically to a different inbox within that domain.

    http://forum.sp.parallels.com/threads/email-archive.92570/

    53 votes

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  11. Add Firewall rule to block outgoing mail for non-Postfix / non-qmail

    iptables -A OUTPUT -d 127.0.0.1 -p tcp -m tcp --dport 25 -j ACCEPT
    iptables -A OUTPUT -p tcp -m tcp --dport 25 -m owner --gid-owner postfix -j ACCEPT
    iptables -A OUTPUT -p tcp -m tcp --dport 25 -m owner --gid-owner mailman -j ACCEPT
    iptables -A OUTPUT -p tcp -m tcp --dport 25 -m owner --uid-owner root -j ACCEPT
    iptables -A OUTPUT -p tcp -m tcp --dport 25 -j REJECT --reject-with icmp-port-unreachable

    Would be nice to add this to the Plesk Firewall Module.

    This disables malicious scripts of sending direct mail.

    Other malicious mails sent through localhost (Postfix / qmail) will…

    53 votes

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  12. Add WebDAV for backups

    I'd love to see WebDAV for backups, so cloud storage can be used.

    52 votes

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  13. Add the ability to enable or disable Plesk Premium Email for particular mailboxes

    Currently, Plesk Premium Email can be enabled only for a subscription.
    But Plesk Premium Email license differ by a number of users, so, to not exceed the license limit, it'll be handy to define which particular mailboxes on a subscription have the ability to use Plesk Premium Email

    51 votes

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  14. Enhanced VPN support

    Since VPN connection are more and more common, and mobile devices used to connect to monitor servers, there is a need for an enhancement on the old VPN Add-on on plesk (linux).
    Currently the IOS and Android OpenVPN client does not support secret — Static key encryption mode (non-TLS) is not supported.
    from https://docs.openvpn.net/docs/openvpn-connect/openvpn-connect-ios-faq.html
    Which is the only way to use the Plesk VPN connection because it does not support certificates.
    There is a lot of literature on troubles with VPN on mobile, but basically, all of them are due to old style, unsecured way to connect to VPN.

    Can…

    51 votes

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  15. Fix File and Folder Permissions for docroot from Plesk UI

    When switching from Apache to FastCGI the Service Provider needs to change the permissions for the customer from apache:apache to <user>:psacln

    This can be fixed by having a button in Plesk which does:

    find $PLESKDOMAINHTTPDOCS -not -user $PLESKDOMAINOWNER -not -name "plesk-stat" -print0 | xargs -0 chown $PLESKDOMAINOWNER:psacln
    find $PLESKDOMAINHTTPDOCS -type d -not -name "plesk-stat" -print0 | xargs -0 chmod 0755
    find $PLESKDOMAINHTTPDOCS -type f -not -name ".pl" -not -name ".cgi" -not -name ".sh" -print0 | xargs -0 chmod 0644
    find $PLESKDOMAINHTTPDOCS -type f -name "

    51 votes

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  16. Firewall - Import/Export IP List and Bulk Add

    Would it be possible to add an import/export feature to the Firewall settings or at least provide a bulk add capability.

    Adding IPs one at a time is very time consuming to say the least.

    A simple solution would be to permit a comma separated list to go into the text field.

    51 votes

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  17. Add ability to manage TLS version per domain basis

    For now it is possible to manage specific TLS version and cipher suite only on server level, meaning that particular TLS versopm will be applicable for all domains at once. It would be nice if Plesk introduces the ability to manage TLS version per domain basis, which would add more flexibility for Plesk administrators.

    50 votes

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  19. Google Cloud DNS Extension

    Same sort of thing as the Route53 extension just with Google Cloud DNS

    50 votes

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  20. Domains by renewal date

    It would be very nice to be able to sort domains by renewal date.
    In previous versions there was this very useful option.
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