How to restart your VPS

Applies to:
VPS Hosting


Time Needed:
5 minutes


This is a quick step-by-step walkthrough for restarting your Virtual Private Server (VPS) via the Control Panel.

If your VPS is not responding and you wish to enact a power cycle, please follow the steps below.

Restarting your VPS

Step 1

Login to your account

Firstly, you'll need to login into your account at

Login to your account

Step 2

Choose 'Manage Servers'

Once you have logged in, click on the 'Manage Servers' icon.

This will bring up a list of servers you have in your account. Simply choose the VPS you wish to manage.

Choose 'Manage Servers'

Step 3

Choose 'Restart'

After you have clicked on the server you wish to edit, you will be presented with the 'VPS Overview' page. Please click on the tab labelled 'Restart'.

Choose 'Restart

Step 4

Restart your server

This will bring up the Restart page. To restart your server, simply click on the button labelled 'Restart Server' to initiate a power cycle.

Please note: Once you have initiated a power cycle you should allow sufficient time for the server to come back to a network level. We advise waiting at least 10 minutes.

Restart Your Server

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