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How to start and stop the PowerChute Business Edition service

Issue:
How to start and stop the PowerChute Business Edition Agent service
   
Product:
PowerChute Business Edition v9.5 and higher

Environment: 
All supported operating systems

Solution:

Follow the steps detailed below to start and stop the Agent service.

 

Windows

Navigate to Windows Services under Administrative Tools in the Control Panel and locate the PowerChute Business Edition Agent service (APC PBE Agent).
To manually start the Agent, right-click on APC PBE Agent and select Start.
To manually stop the Agent, right-click on APC PBE Agent and select Stop.

Linux

To manually start the PowerChute Business Edition service, enter the following command in a command prompt:
/etc/init.d/PBEAgent start
To manually stop the Agent, enter:
/etc/init.d/PBEAgent stop
NOTE: You must have administrator privileges to execute these commands.
 

For Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7.5:

To manually start the PowerChute Business Edition service, enter the following command in a command prompt:
/sudo/bin/systemctl start PBEAgent.service
To manually stop the Agent, enter:
/sudo/bin/systemctl stop PBEAgent.service
 
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