Steps To Creating A Custom Button In Plesk

June 17, 2011 / Control Panels FAQs
  1. The first step would be to log in to your Plesk admin area.
  2. Select the “Custom Buttons” >> “Add New Button” option.
  3. Create a label for the new button. The following page is the text which will appear under the button.
  4. Enter the button name in the “Button label” option.
  5. You can choose to have the link displayed either on the admin page or in the navigation pane.
  6. Priority setting’ decides the order in which custom buttons displayed.
  7. With “ Background image” You can use your own button image. If you don’t select anything, the default button image will used.
  8. In the “URL” option, you have to enter the URL to which you wish to direct the user after selecting the button.
  9. Using the checkboxes, specify whether to include the data, like domain id, name of the organization, and customer details to be transferred with the URL. These data can be required for processing by external web applications.
  10. Enter help tip in “context help tip contents ”. These tips shown when users hover the Cursors over the button.
  11. If you wish the destination URL to open in the control panel’s right frame then choose the open URL inside the control panel frame checkbox. Leave it unchecked if you don’t want it.
  12. If you want it to be visible to all then select it otherwise not.
  13. Select the “OK” button which is present at the right bottom of this page.
  14. Now you are done with the process. You have successfully created a custom button that will be visible on the Domain administration page of every domain.