There are some situations when your current VPS is corrupted/hacked or you simply wish to change the OS template on your VPS for a different one and at the same time you have no intension to change the IP address, Cloud/Zone and pay for certain services/licenses all over again, a simple “Re-install” option is what you need.
To proceed with the “Re-install” option you will have to stop your current VPS using “Force Power Off” option:
Once VPS is stopped, this option is available for you:
Once clicking on it, the next window will appear:
When clicking on it, you should choose the Cloud/Zone/OS and Template you need one by one:
– Cloud: should be the same as it was;
– Available Zone: should be the same as it was;
– OS: can be any that you want;
– Template: can be any that you want.
Once you have made your choice, please click on “Re-install now” button.
At this point (it can take 5-30 seconds) you will be automatically redirected to the main page of your VPS, where you see the following:
It means that your VPS is currently building with a new OS template and it will be ready within 5-20 minutes. After refreshing the page, you should see all available options for managing your VPS:
The re-installation process is completed and you can use your VPS.Save this article