Directory Index with Plesk

Plesk for Windows

This tool allows you to specify the file which loads as your default page whenever anyone types your domain name.

  1. Log into Plesk.
  2. If you are in the admin area, click on Home. Next, click on the domain name for which you want to set the directory index.
  3. Click on the Websites & Domains tab.
  4. Click on the Show Advanced Operations (gray arrow beneath the domain).
  5. Click Virtual Directories.
  6. Click Directory Properties.
  7. Within the Default documents search order section add the file name if it is not there, and then rearrange the order if needed so that the desired file is listed first:

  8. Click OK to apply the changes.

Here is official documentation provided by Parallels.

This article applies to Plesk for Windows only, which is available on our Windows Shared Hosting and Windows Dedicated Servers.