How to restart Apache on Dedicated server?

Dedicated Server with included root access is the only plan where you can manually restart any service you want. There are a few ways to restart the  Apache service:

  • WHM - In order to restart your Apache service from the WHM panel, navigate to Restart Services -> HTTP Server (Apache). You will be asked if you are sure that you want to restart the service where you can proceed with the action.
  • Command line - In order to restart the Apache from the terminal, you need to execute the following command after you have logged in the server via SSH:


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