How to manage domain aliases

Applies to:
Reseller Hosting

Difficulty:
Easy

Time Needed:
10 minutes

Introduction

This is a quick step-by-step guide to viewing, adding and removing domain aliases on a Reseller Hosting account, via the Plesk 12.5 control panel.


Article Contents


Please note: This KB article is for Reseller Hosting accounts purchased after December 2014.



Managing aliases


Step 1

Login to your account

Firstly you'll need to login into your Plesk 12.5 control panel, which will be at a URL similar to https://your_server_number.xenserve.com:8443/

Login to your account

Step 2

Choose 'Domains'

Once you have logged in, click on the 'Domains' option, in the left hand menu.

Choose 'Domains'

Step 3

Choose Your Site

This will bring up a list of websites you have on your Reseller Hosting account.

Locate the domain name you wish to access, then simply click on it.

Choose Your Site

How to add a new alias


Step 1

Add new domain alias

If you wish to add a new alias, just click on the button labelled 'Add Domain Alias' when viewing the 'Domains' page.

Add new domain alias

Step 2

Enter domain name alias

This will bring up a form. Fill in the form with your domain name alias. When you're done, click 'OK' to save your changes.

You'll then be returned to the 'Domains' page, were your new alias will be listed.

Enter domain name alias

How to delete an alias


Step 1

Locate your alias

If you wish to delete an existing alias simply locate the subdomain on the 'Domains' page, then click on the adjacent checkbox.

Locate your alias

Step 2

Remove an alias

Then click on the button labelled 'Remove'. This will remove the alias permanently.

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Remove an alias

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