FortiGate Firewall
  Knowledge Base

<< FortiGate Firewall : Knowledge Base >>
How to reboot the FortiGate Firewall using CLI Command


Rebooting the device means to turn off your device and turn it back on again. It is recommended that you should use the operation options in the GUI or the CLI commands to reboot and shut down the FortiGate Device system to avoid potential configuration problems. To reboot the Fortigate Firewall from CLI Command The steps can be follow 

 Steps for CLI:-

     To Reboot the  FortiGate firewall device  from CLI, Follow the below steps :-

 1) Take the access of device on CLI 

 2) Login the switch with username and password.


 2) Eecute the command "execute reboot" . It will pop up the option for continue (y/n). Enter y

FortiGate-fw # execute reboot

The system will be rebooted.
Do you want to continue? (y/n)

3) Enter y to continue. The system will restart. 

Do you want to continue? (y/n) y


<< >>