How to retrieve administrator’s Plesk database password on Plesk 17.8 for Windows and higher
  • OS is Windows 2012;
  • The backup was created in the following way: C:\> cd %PLESK_CLI% C:\> pleskbackup –server –configuration –output-file=”.”

To find out the backup follow the steps below:

  1. Connect to the server via RDP;
  2. Open Powershell and run the command below to find out the backup:

Get-ChildItem -Path C:\ -Filter .zip -Recurse -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue -Force