Switch PHP Handler to FastCGI for CMS

Some Content Management Systems (CMS) such as Wordpress require the PHP handler on your Plesk server to be switched to FastCGI to work smoothly. Do set this, follow the steps below for each subscription/site required.

1. First you need to Log in to your Plesk control panel.

2. Click on 'Subscriptions' -> (domain name).


3. Click on 'Websites & Domains' tab.

Websites & Domains

4. Click on the URL of the site near the bottom of the page.

Domain Name

5. Scroll down to 'Web Scripting and Security'

FastCGI Switch

6. Change the '(
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