Installing Softaculous in Plesk

1. Before installation, there are a few things that must be done to ensure a successful install: 

A) POSIX must be enabled.
B) IonCube Loaders must be present as well.

          ( Get those here )---->

2. Make sure these exceptions are enabled in your iptables: (IP : (IP : (IP : (IP : (IP : (IP :


3. SSH into the server you wish to install Softaculous on, login with root credentials and run the following commands:

wget –N

chmod 755


4. After this is done log into plesk if done correctly you will get a banner that says plesk was updated successfully. Search for “links to additional services” in the left hand search bar.

Plesk update completed - Softaculous installer appearing in Plesk

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