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How do I enable root user SSH access on Plesk?

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See my answer in serverfault.com/questions/189574/… (Not sure it works with your specific device though) –  ring0 Jan 10 '11 at 15:32
That's how to achieve the result requested - but opensshd provides that config option (and most admins will make use of it) for a very good reason! If you value the security of your system, leave it as-is and use 'su' or 'sudo' –  symcbean Jan 10 '11 at 16:22

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What's the OS it's installed on? Plesk won't disable the root user on install, but it's possible that PermitRootLogin is set to no in /etc/ssh/sshd_config as is default in Ubuntu. If that's the case, you need to set it to yes and restart ssh.

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