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Oracle® Servers X8-2 and X8-2L Installation Guide

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Updated: July 2020
 
 

Power Off the Host Using the On/Standby Button

  1. Locate the On/Standby button on the server front panel.
  2. Press the On/Standby button.
    • To perform a graceful shutdown, press and release the Power button.

      ACPI-enabled operating systems perform an orderly shutdown. Operating systems that are not ACPI-enabled might ignore this event and fail to shut down the host.

      The System OK indicator blinks. The service processor SP OK indicator is steady on. The server goes into Standby power mode.

    • To perform an immediate shutdown, press and hold the On/Standby button for at least 5 seconds.

      The System OK indicator blinks. The service processor SP OK indicator is steady on. The server goes to Standby power mode.


      Caution

      Caution  -  Data loss. An immediate shutdown abruptly closes all applications and files without saving changes.


    • To completely power off the server, disconnect the power cords from the back panel of the server.