NICE Desktop Cloud Visualization
Administrator Guide

Stopping the NICE DCV Server

You can stop the NICE DCV server at any time. Stopping the server terminates all active NICE DCV sessions. You can't start new sessions until the server is restarted.

Stopping the NICE DCV Server on Windows

Use the following procedure to stop the NICE DCV server using the Microsoft Management Console.

To stop the NICE DCV server on Windows

  1. Open the Microsoft Management Console.

  2. In the right-hand pane, open DCV Server.

  3. Choose Stop.

Note

If the server is already stopped, the Stop button is disabled.

Use the following procedure to disable automatic NICE DCV server startup using the Microsoft Management Console.

To prevent the NICE DCV server from starting automatically on Windows

  1. Open the Microsoft Management Console.

  2. In the right-hand pane, open DCV Server.

  3. For Startup service, choose Manual.

Stopping the NICE DCV Server on Linux

Use the following procedure to stop the NICE DCV server using the command line.

To stop the NICE DCV server on Linux

Use the following commands:

  • RHEL 6.x and CentOS 6.x

    $ sudo service dcvserver stop
  • RHEL 7.x, CentOS 7.x, and SUSE Linux Enterprise 12

    $ sudo systemctl stop dcvserver

Use the following procedure to disable automatic NICE DCV server startup using the command line.

To prevent the NICE DCV server from starting automatically on Linux

Use the following commands:

  • RHEL 6.x and CentOS 6.x

    $ sudo chkconfig —del dcvserver
  • RHEL 7.x, CentOS 7.x, and SUSE Linux Enterprise 12

    $ sudo systemctl disable dcvserver