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How to change PHP version for a website in Plesk 12 ( Windows )

  1. Login to plesk with Plesk admin user

  2. At your left hand side under “Hosting Services” section click on Domains and it will show you all the hosted domains on the server.
    Plesk Domains Tab

  3. Now click on the website or domain for which you want to change the PHP version. Here we are going to change the php version for the website
    Domain Name highlighted in red

  4. On the next screen , click on “Hosting Settings” option.
    Click Hosting Settings screenshot

  5. Now scroll down a bit and under Web scripting & statistics section you will see an option of php support with the option for how you would like to run on the server and PHP version.
    Web scripting & statistics section and options of php support screenshot

  6. You can either disable the support for PHP for the website or you can change the PHP version from here. From the dropdown select how you would like to run the PHP on the server along with its version.
    PHP Options to chose from.

    PHP Version to chose from in Plesk

  7. Once you have selected your desired version, scroll down a bit again and the click on OK button.

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