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Powering Off the CTP Platform


Use one of the following methods to power off the device:

  • Using the halt Command at the CTP Command Line

  • Using the CTP Menu

To power off the CTP platform from the CTP command line:

Before you power off the device, enter the halt command to temporarily suspend the device's operation.


If you do not use the halt command before removing or powering down the device, the device's CompactFlash card might become corrupted.

To power off the device from the CTP Menu:

  1. From the Main Menu, select 5) Node Operations.
  2. From the Node Operations Menu, select 10) Powerdown Node.