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There are two basic approaches to VPS restart. The first is managing the control panel tool you have chosen for your VPS. Another presupposes using some certain shell commands when you are logged in the server via SSH with the root password. Those who use a cPanel control panel on their VPS can restart all services pretty easily.

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  • How do I Reboot my VPS?

  • Click Restart at the top of the page. Your server will immediately restart without additional confirmation. You will also remain logged into VZ as this service runs on top of your VPS. Both Legacy and KVM VPS can request a reboot via the Server Reboot form in the Customer Portal. Click on the link below to jump into the instructions.

  • How do I restart a virtual server?

  • Here, the services can be restarted through the Service Monitor menu located in the Admin Tools section of the Control Panel. Once inside the Service Monitor menu, you will have the option to Start, Stop, Restart and Reload the separate Virtual Server services.

  • Can a VPS be restarted as part of a node?

  • For VPS administrators, if your hosting provider starts disaster recovery procedures for their cloud infrastructure, your virtual server may be restarted as part of a node. Remember, a VPS or cloud server (cloud VPS) shares a physical server with other customers.

  • How do I restart a VZ server?

  • Log in to VZ as root. Be sure to replace (SERVER_IP_HERE) with your server’s IP address. Click Restart at the top of the page. Your server will immediately restart without additional confirmation. You will also remain logged into VZ as this service runs on top of your VPS.