Gracefully shutdown Vectra Brain or Sensor

Before physically moving or during scheduled power outage it is recommended Vectra appliances be shutdown gracefully to avoid data corruption.


  1. Connect to the Vectra CLI. You will need to connect with SSH  client using the login vectra.
  2. vscli > shutdown
  3. Confirm if you want to proceed.

Additional Options available
--yes Confirm the action without prompting.
-h, --help Show this message and exit.


To reboot:

vscli > reboot
Do you want to reboot the system? [y/N]: y

vscli > reboot --yes


On brain UI, in Settings menu  there are shutdown and restart options

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