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How to Reboot or Shutdown your Virtualmin Server

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Booting up or shutting down your server is one of the simplest of administrative tasks and with Virtualmin it gets a whole lot easier! In this article, you’ll see how easy it is to reboot or shutdown your Virtualmin server. This article is written from the perspective that you have already installed Virtualmin onto your server. If you haven’t done this and would like to, please refer to the following article that covers this for you in detail: How to install Virtualmin (CentOS 7). Once you have Virtualmin installed you’ll need to login to your Virtualmin control panel and have access to Webmin. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered: How to login to Webmin. Once you’re logged in please proceed with the following steps to see how easy it really is to boot or shutdown your server using Virtualmin.


  1. Click on the Webmin section
  2. Click on the System option
  3. Select the Bootup and Shutdown module


Showing the Bootup and Shutdown location


  1. Scroll to the bottom of the page and select either the Reboot System button of the Shutdown System button to perform their respective functions



It doesn’t get much simpler than that!


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