Using the Task tab to reboot a grid node

The Task tab allows you to reboot the selected node. The Task tab is shown for all nodes.

Before you begin

About this task

You can use the Task tab to reboot a node. For appliance nodes, you can also use the Task tab to place the appliance into maintenance mode.

Maintenance Mode button for appliance


  1. Select Nodes.
  2. Select the grid node you want to reboot.
  3. Select the Tasks tab.

    Nodes > Tasks > Reboot button
  4. Click Reboot.

    A confirmation dialog box appears.

    Confirmation dialog for Reboot grid node
    Note: If you are rebooting the primary Admin Node, the confirmation dialog box reminds you that your browser's connection to the Grid Manager will be lost temporarily when services are stopped.
  5. Enter the provisioning passphrase, and click OK.
  6. Wait for the node to reboot.
    It might take some time for services to shut down.
    When the node is rebooting, the gray icon (Administratively Down) appears on the left side of the Nodes page. When all services have started again, the icon changes back to its original color.