How to Restart, Shutdown or Start a VPSStep 1
- Log in to https://billing.digitalpacific.com.au
and click on SERVICES.
- Select Manage
on the server you wish to configure. Step 3
- You will get either of the following screens to control your VPS, click on the Shutdown, Reboot or Startup.WARNING:
Shutting down or rebooting a server may cause loss of data for users currently working on the server. We don't recommend doing these unless absolutely required.
Screen 1 -
Screen 2 -
Reboot - This is a graceful reboot. All processes are given time to shut down normally before the system is rebooted.
Reboot in Recovery - Reboots a separate image that allows you to mount and access your server as if it was a secondary disk drive. Useful in recovering data or repairing a server in case a major problem occurs.
Shutdown - This is a graceful Shutdown. All processes are given time to shut down normally before the system is rebooted.
Force Shutdown - This forces the server to shut down right away, without waiting for running processes to close first.