To use a domain for web pages, email, and other functions, set it up using Plesk after you have successfully registered it. To set up a domain registered with IONOS on your server with Plesk:
You have already set up the desired domain at IONOS.
You have enabled port 8443 in the firewall policy assigned to your server.
You have logged in to Plesk as an administrator.
Install Domain Connect
When you install a IONOS image with Plesk, Domain Connect is active by default. To check if Domain Connect is installed, do the following:
In the navigation bar on the left, click Extensions.
Open the My Extensions tab and check if Domain Connect is displayed.
To install Domain Connect in Plesk for Windows, do the following:
In the Extensions Catalog tab, type Domain Connect in the search box.
Click Install for free.
The Domain Connect extension will be installed.
Connect Domain to the Static IP Address of the Server
Click Domains in the navigation bar on the left.
Click Add Domain.
In the Registered Domain Name field, type the domain name you want.
In the Username field, type the desired username.
In the Password field, type the password and repeat it.
Optional: Enable the Protect domain via Let's Encrypt option.
Optional: Check the Enable Git support option.
To add the domain, click OK.
The domain will be set up.
Click the domain name.
Click DNS Settings.
The following message will be displayed:
Do you want to connect [DOMAIN NAME] with Plesk automatically? Connect with Domain Connect.
Do you want to connect example.com with Plesk automatically? Connect with Domain Connect.
To connect the domain to the servers static IP address, click the Connect with Domain Connect link.
The Connect your IONOS Domain to Web Hosting on Plesk window will open.
Log in to IONOS.
Your domain is now connected to Plesk Obsidian.