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How to Shutdown Your VPS Forcefully or Gracefully Using SolusVM?

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You can shutdown your VPS in two ways - forcefully or gracefully, using SolusVM.


How to Gracefully Shutdown your VPS via SolusVM?

1.
Login to your SolusVM Control Panel.

2. If you have multiple VPS, select the appropriate one.
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3. Scroll down and you will see a "Shutdown"¬ù option. Click it!
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4. It will show a confirmation window. Click on "Yes"¬ù.
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It may take a few seconds or a minute and if the VPS is shut down, it will show a message, notifying you.

For forceful shutdown, you can click the "Power Off"¬ù option in SolusVM.


How to shutdown your VPS via the Command Line?
(This option is similar to pulling the power cord from your computer and there is a chance for loss of data.)

1. Login to your SSH Client.
2. Enter the command "poweroff"¬ù (without the quotes).


Once you execute this command, your VPS will shut down quickly.

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