Knowledgebase: Dedicated Servers
How do I reboot when Shutdown says Disconnect while in Remote Desktop?
Posted by Help Desk (6), Last modified by NOC Desk Monitors on 07 August 2018 11:37 AM
When logged in to a Windows Server via Remote Desktop / Terminal Services the 'Shutdown' option (Start > Shutdown) says Disconnect instead.|
To Reboot the server you can either press:
CTRL+ALT+END to bring up a menu and select Shutdown.
Go to the RUN command (Start > Run -or- Windows Key + R) and enter SHUTDOWN -r
You can also specify a delay time using the shutdown command such as 'SHUTDOWN -r -t 01' the 01 being the seconds to delay the reboot.