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Free Plesk Alternatives

The best free alternative to Plesk is Webmin, which is also Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Plesk and many of them is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to Plesk are Cloudron, Vesta Control Panel, Ajenti and ISPConfig.

Plesk alternatives are mainly Web Hosting Services but may also be Server Management Tools or Web Servers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Plesk.
This page was last updated Jun 1, 2022
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  1. Webmin is a web-based system configuration tool for Unix-like systems, although recent versions can also be installed and run on Windows.

    Webmin vs Plesk opinions
    Some users think Webmin is a great alternative to Plesk, some don't.

    You have to get Virtualmin to get several "normal" functions. And the Pro Version costs!!

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    karpovskiipa

    Virtualmin from the same developer (also listed here) is much closer alternative to Plesk.

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  2. Cloudron is a complete solution for managing apps & users on your own server. Easily deploy production ready apps from the app library and keep them automatically up-to-date. It even comes with a built-in email server and web clients!.

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    Justman10000

    Only the free version is open source! The Pro costs!

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  3. Vesta Control Panel

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted

    – What I love about Vesta is that it's fast and easy to use – I have tried almost every panel and Vesta is quite good very simple to install and noob friendly – I was impressed with their overall system – No gear shifting required, the thing just .

    Vesta Control Panel vs Plesk opinions
    Almost everyone thinks Vesta Control Panel is a great alternative to Plesk.

    complicated controll of domains

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  4. Ajenti

    • Free PersonalOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    Web administration panel for servers and custom hardware.

    Discontinued

    Works on Ubuntu 12.04

    Ajenti vs Plesk opinions
    Most users think Ajenti is a great alternative to Plesk.

    Easy to setup and a modern looking interface.

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  5. ISPConfig

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    ISPConfig 3 is an open source hosting control panel for Linux. ISPconfig 3 is capable of managing multiple servers from one control panel. ISPConfig is licensed under BSD license.

    Most users think ISPConfig is a great alternative to Plesk.


  6. CyberPanel

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    • cPanel
    • Kloxo-MR
    • CentOS Web Panel
    • Parallels Plesk Panel

    CyberPanel is web hosting control panel which is based on OpenLiteSpeed. Comes with builtin support for DNS, FTP, email, file manager and automatic SSL.

    Almost everyone thinks CyberPanel is a great alternative to Plesk.
  7. CentOS Web Panel

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Linux

    CentOS Web Panel - Web control panel is designed for quick and easy management of (Dedicated & VPS) servers without of need to use ssh console for every little thing. There is lot's of options and features for server management in this control panel.

    Discontinued

    CentOS Web Panel was replaced by Control-WebPanel.

  8. HestiaCP

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted

    Hestia Control Panel is an open source web server control panel with an easy-to-use interface as a lightweight alternative to cPanel, Plesk, etc. Hestia It's also the continuation of the development of Vesta Control Panel.

  9. Froxlor

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted

    Lightweight server management software.

  10. Sentora

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted

    Sentora is an open-source web hosting control panel built specifically to work on a variety of Linux distributions. Sentora is licensed under the GPL and is a separately maintained fork of the original ZPanel project.

    Discontinued

    Development has been halted since May 7, 2020.

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