In this post, we will see how to Shut down, Reboot CentOS using Terminal. CentOS is a Linux Enterprise operating system which mainly focuses on the server. It is a part of Linux Operating System Distribution, and it is free to use.
Total Time Needed: 30 minutes
Step 1 : Find Terminal
From the top left corner of the page, click on Applications, Select Utilities from the dropdown and scroll down to find Terminal and click on it.
Step 2 : To Shutdown CentOS
To shut down, Enter the command poweroff in the Terminal and click ENTER
Step 3 : To Reboot CentOS
To Reboot, Go to the Terminal and enter the command reboot and click Enter on keyboard.
You can now see that your system is being rebooted
You can now use terminal to shut-down and reboot CentOS. If you have nay doubts please contact Medha Hosting. Our Linux experts will help you.
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