Start and Stop Virtual Services

Applies to VirtServer 3.10, last modified on May 06, 2022

Start a virtual service

Note: You can only start virtual services that are assigned to the group you are in or not assigned to any group.

Using ReadyAPI

  1. Open the APIs (Virtual) node in the Navigator panel and connect to VirtServer.

  2. Click the button.

    – or –

    Right-click a virtual service and select Start from the context menu:

    Starting virtual service from ReadyAPI

    Click the image to enlarge it.

Using web interface

  1. Go to the home page of VirtServer:

    https://<virtserver-host>:<port>/virtserver#/

    For example, if VirtServer is installed on your local machine and you run it on the default port, use the following link:

  2. Go to Overview > Virtual API Summary, find the virtual service you want to run and click :

    Running a virtual service using web interface

    Click the image to enlarge it.

    To start multiple virtual services, select them in the list and then click Bulk actions > Start.

To start a virtual service with the command-line utility, use the -start command. You can read more about it in this topic.

Stop a virtual service

Note: You can only stop virtual services that are assigned to the group you are in or not assigned to any group.

Using ReadyAPI

  1. Open the APIs (Virtual) node in the Navigator panel and connect to VirtServer.

  2. Click the button.

    – or –

    Right-click a virtual service and select Stop from the context menu:

    Stopping virtual service from ReadyAPI

    Click the image to enlarge it.

Using web interface

  1. Go to the home page of VirtServer:

    https://<virtserver-host>:<port>/virtserver#/

    For example, if VirtServer is installed on your local machine and you run it on the default port, use the following link:

  2. Go to Overview > Virtual API Summary, find the virtual service you want to stop and click :

    Stopping a virtual service using web interface

    Click the image to enlarge it.

    To stop multiple virtual services, select them in the list and then click Bulk actions > Stop.

To stop a virtual service with the command-line utility, use the -stop command. You can read more about it in this topic.

See Also

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