Restart Services

Valid for versions 82 through the latest version

Version:

82


Last modified: January 29, 2021

Overview

You can use this interface to restart services within the WHM interface.

Note:
  • For this interface to display, you must log in as the root user or your host must enable Restart Services.
  • You cannot restart a stopped service. To start or stop services, use WHM’s Service Manager interface (WHM >> Home >> Service Configuration >> Service Manager)

  • If these interfaces fail to restart a service, the service may have additional problems. For additional methods to restart services and troubleshoot service issues, read our How to Restart Services documentation.

Services

You can select the following services:

DNS Server

Use this interface to restart BIND, NSD, or MyDNS. When the system prompts you for confirmation, click Yes.

FTP Server (ProFTPD/Pure-FTPd)

Use this interface to restart the server’s FTP service. When the system prompts you for confirmation, click Yes.

HTTP Server (Apache)

Use this interface to restart Apache. When the system prompts you for confirmation, click Yes.

IMAP Server

Use this interface to restart Dovecot. When the system prompts you for confirmation, click Yes.

Mail Server (Exim)

Use this interface to restart Exim. When the system prompts you for confirmation, click Yes.

Mailing List Manager (Mailman)

Use this interface to restart Mailman. When the system prompts you for confirmation, click Yes.

PHP-FPM Service for Apache

Use this interface to restart the PHP-FPM Service for Apache. When the system prompts you for confirmation, click Yes.

SQL Server (MySQL)

Use this interface to restart MySQL. When the system prompts you for confirmation, click Yes.

SQL Server (PgSQL)

Use this interface to restart PostgreSQLĀ®. When the system prompts you for confirmation, click Yes.

SSH Server (OpenSSH)

Use this interface to restart OpenSSH. When the system prompts you for confirmation, click Yes.

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