How to properly shutdown the SnapServer?

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    How to properly shutdown the SnapServer?

    This information applies to the following Product(s):

    - SnapServer 1000

    - SnapServer 1100
    - SnapServer 2000
    - SnapServer 2200
    - SnapServer 4000
    - SnapServer 4100
    - SnapServer 12000

    This information applies to the following Operating System(s):

    - This information is not Operating System specific




    ---Solution---

     

    It is important to shut down the server properly to avoid the possibility of data corruption. To properly turn off the Snap Server using the button:

    1) Press the power button until the System light blinks three times (about one second). Release the button and wait for the lights to turn off.

    2) After turning off the SnapServer, the lights will remain lit while the server completes its shutdown. The SnapServer should shut down within 2 minutes. Wait for all of the lights to turn off before turning on the server again.

    3) To turn the server back on, press and hold the power button for about one second.