Starting the SafeLinx Server

When you first install the SafeLinx Server, you can specify whether you want it to start automatically when the operating system starts. You can also start and stop the SafeLinx Server independently from the operating system from the SafeLinx Administrator, from the command line, or from the service monitor for your operating system.

Use any of the following methods to start the SafeLinx Server:

  • From the SafeLinx Administrator, open the Resources page, right-click the SafeLinx Server, and then click Startup.
  • On Windows, open the Services snap-in (services.msc) of the Microsoft Management Console, right-click SafeLinx Server service (wgattachd) and then click Start.
  • From a command line on the SafeLinx Server, type one of the following commands, depending on the operating system:
    • On Linux or Windows, type
      wgstart
    • On AIX, type
      startsrc -s wgated