Maintenance Menu

To access the Login Enterprise virtual appliance Maintenance Menu, enter the previously defined username and password.


Once logged in the newly presented menu gives you access to the following options:

  • Logout 
  • Reboot
  • System
  • Updates
  • Network Configuration
  • Troubleshooting



Will log the user out of the Maintenance Menu.


Will reboot the Login Enterprise Virtual appliance.


When selecting the system option you are presented with a list of other functionality:

  • Change the hostname - Changes the hostname from a Virtual Appliance level
  • Change your password - Presents a wizard to change the Admin password of the Virtual Appliance
  • Regenerate self-signed certificates - will regenerate the used self-signed certificate
  • Apply new certificate - Will allow you to add a custom pfx certificate to the Virtual Appliance
  • Change allowed urls - will allow you to add / modify URLS that the virtual appliance should listen too, click here to find how it works



The updates option gives you the different options on updating the Login Enterprise Virtual Appliance.


Network Configuration

Lets you check the network interfaces and routes, as well as change modes

Troubleshooting Options:

4.4.x and higher menu


4.3.x and lower screenshot


If you encounter any issues and want to troubleshoot the problem, try the following:

  • Start enable SSH server - Use the SSH server to securely connect to the virtual appliance console
  • Stop and disable SSH server - Will disable SSH server process from running
  • Stop and disable portainer - Disables portainer web service from running (Depricated in 4.4.x)
  • start and enable portainer - Starts and enables the portainer web serivce (Depricated in 4.4.x)
  • Ping - Tests the reachability of the machine on the network
    • type the IP address you would like to ping
    • press Ctrl+C to return to the main menu
  • Show netstat - See all open connections to the virtual appliance
    • press any key to go back to the main menu
  • Show LoginVSI service status: See the status of every container/service
    • press any key to go back to the main menu
  • Restart LoginVSI services - Restarts every container/service
  • Open bash shell - Enables root access to the virtual appliance console
    • type exit to go back to the Troubleshooting Menu
  • Factory reset - Will reset the virtual appliance completely, causing all settings, configurations, data do be permanently deleted. (Depricated in 4.4.x)