Start the Advanced Server Access server agent

If the Advanced Server Access server agent is stopped, you may need to manually start it to reestablish a connection with Advanced Server Access.

Start the agent on systems that use systemd to manage services

On systems that use the systemd system and service manager, you can start the Advanced Server Access agent by entering:

sudo systemctl start sftd

Start the agent on systems that use upstart to manage services

On systems that use upstart to manage services, you can start the Advanced Server Access agent by entering:

sudo service sftd start

Start the agent on Windows

You can start the Advanced Server Access agent on Windows by using Windows PowerShell or from the Services app.

To start the agent by using a Windows PowerShell:

  1. Select the Windows logo key  Windows 10 logo key.
  2. Enter PowerShell and click Windows PowerShell.
  3. In the Windows PowerShell, enter the command:

    start-service sftd

To start the agent by using the Services app:

  1. Select the Windows logo key  Windows 10 logo key.
  2. Enter Services and click Services.
  3. Right-click ScaleFT Server Tools and select Start.

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