Home Guides Glossary

Connect Microsoft SQL Server Web or Standard with Plesk

If you're trying to add MS SQL Web or Standard to your server, you can configure Plesk to recognize the SQL Server installation.

  1. Log in to Plesk.
  2. Click the Server tab.
  3. Under Applications & Databases, click Database Servers.
  4. Click Add Database Server.
  5. Make sure that Microsoft SQL Server is selected in the drop down menu for Database server type.
  6. In the Host name or IP address field, enter localhost.
  7. Check the box next to Use this server as default for Microsoft SQL Server.
  8. In the Authentication field, enter your admin username and password for SQL Server.
  9. Click OK.

SQL Server Express is now added to your Plesk configuration.

Next Steps

You can now create databases directly through Plesk.

Domain Registration

Pay less for website domain names. Register your own .com, .net or .org for as low as $10.18 per year. We have everything you need to get online with your new domain.

Website Builder

For as little as $3.89 per month you can build your Website online with Website Builder using our easy to use professional templates. Play Video - Demo

Quick Shopping Cart

Build and run your own successful online store in minutes. You're just five easy steps away! Shopping Cart works with Google® and eBay® Play Video

Website Hosting

Everything needed to give your website the high-performance home it deserves.  Protect transactions and secure your customer's data with a SSL Certificate

Copyright © 2005 - 2018. All rights reserved. Privacy Policy