Note : All data will be permanently lost during installation. Ensure you have backups before proceeding. Please allow minutes for the re-installation to complete. Your new login information will be sent to you by E-Mail. Unlike normal hosting plans, which put many customers' accounts on a single server, a dedicated This article will explain how to restart your Dedicated Server. Note: When possible, its
Why choose an OVHcloud Windows dedicated server?
Reinstalling your Dedicated Server
All of our dedicated servers can be used with the latest Windows operating system versions. This delivers the reliability of a popular OS, as well as a panel of ready-to-use operating systems for your business. You get an easy-to-use web hosting space for your business applications, with efficient network management along with services that track the progress of your activity.
Explore our Windows Server-compatible dedicated servers
Much like many other new site owners, you probably opted for shared hosting when you first launched your website. There are plenty of options, and you may have pondered, What is a dedicated server — and why do I need one? The answer lies in the reasons for wanting to upgrade in the first place. For example, you may be dealing with a rise in immediate traffic, or anticipating growth in the near future. Dedicated servers are ideal for this, along with their strong enhanced security features and potential positive impact on page loading times. Dedicated hosting essentially means that your website has its own server all to itself. It offers immense power and flexibility, but usually comes at a premium. Your options here could include an upgrade to a virtual private server VPS or a dedicated one.
A dedicated server is a physical server located in one of our data centres. Unlike Web Hosting plans also referred to as "shared hosting" , which are technically managed by OVHcloud, you are fully responsible for the administration of your dedicated server. This guide will help you with the first steps of managing your dedicated server. When your dedicated server is first set up during the order process, you can select which operating system will be installed. From the General information tab, click on On the next screen, select either Install from an OVHcloud template or Install one of your templates in order to use a template for the installation. To be able to install a customised image on the server, choose the third option Install from custom image. Please refer to the BYOI guide to learn about the settings of this functionality. Some proprietary operating systems or platforms such as Plesk or Windows require licences which generate additional fees. You can buy licences via OVHcloud or from an external reseller.