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How to reboot your Bare Metal Cloud Server

Reviewed on 26 May 2021Published on 26 May 2021

If your Bare Metal Cloud Server is no longeer reachable from the Internet or does not work as expected, you can reboot it from the Scaleway Console. The reboot feature forces a reset of the physical hardware and restarts the machine.

Requirements:
  1. Click Bare Metal in the Compute section of the Scaleway Console side menu. The Bare Metal dashboard displays.

  2. Click the name of the server you want to reboot.

  3. Click the Reboot button on the server information page:

  4. Select the Normal reboot mode and confirm by clicking Reboot this Bare Metal Server:

    Important:

    Rebooting your server may corrupt your data if there are unwritten files. Your software will not be stopped before the server is being rebooted and you should use this feature only when your server is not reachable over the Internet.

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