Stop/Start an Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server

[APPLIES TO: Azure Database for MySQL - Flexible Server

This article provides step-by-step procedure to perform Stop and Start of the flexible server.

Prerequisites

To complete this how-to guide, you need:

  • You must have an Azure Database for MySQL Flexible Server.

Stop a running server

  1. In the Azure portal, choose your flexible server that you want to stop.

  2. From the Overview page, click the Stop button in the toolbar.

    Stop flexible server.

  3. Click Yes to confirm stopping your server.

    Confirm stopping flexible server.

Note

Once the server is stopped, the other management operations are not available for the flexible server.

Start a stopped server

  1. In the Azure portal, choose your flexible server that you want to start.

  2. From the Overview page, click the Start button in the toolbar.

    Start flexible server.

Note

Once the server is started, all management operations are now available for the flexible server.

Next steps