How to Manually Renew the Plesk Panel License Key
To prevent piracy, Parallels Plesk Panel uses a leased license that is designed to expire 1-2 months after its creation. HostGator's servers will automatically attempt to renew the license; however, if the server is unable to do so, the following error message will appear in Plesk Panel:
If this occurs, you will need to manually renew your Plesk Panel license key using the instructions below:
- Log into Plesk Panel using the admin account.
- From the left menu, under Server Management, select Tools and Settings.
- In the main window, under Panel, select the License Management link.
- Click Retrieve keys.
- The server will then submit a request and install a new key. The status will automatically update when completed.
For more information about managing the Parallels Plesk license key, please refer to the the Parallels Knowledgebase: