Resetting an OVHcloud Managed Kubernetes cluster

Find out how to reset an OVHcloud Managed Kubernetes cluster

Last updated July 27th, 2022.


OVHcloud Managed Kubernetes service provides you Kubernetes clusters without the hassle of installing or operating them.

Find out how to reset an OVHcloud Managed Kubernetes cluster.


  • an OVHcloud Managed Kubernetes cluster


Step 1 - Ask for cluster reset on the OVHcloud Control Panel

Log in to the OVHcloud Control Panel, go to the Public Cloud section and select the Public Cloud project concerned.

Access the administration UI for your OVHcloud Managed Kubernetes clusters by clicking on Managed Kubernetes Service in the left-hand menu.

List your Kubernetes clusters

Click on your Kubernetes cluster.

Access to the administration UI

In the Service tab of the administration UI, click on Reset your cluster.

Step 2 - Choose the type of reset you want

You have two options on the reset menu, Delete and Reinstall.

  • Choosing Delete nodes means that the current cluster nodes are deleted, and the cluster is reinitialized to an empty state.

  • Choosing Keep and reinstall nodes means that the cluster is reinitialized without destroying the nodes.

Choose the type of reset you want

You can also choose the minor version of the cluster and the private network attached.

Click on the Confirm button to continue.

Step 3 - Wait for the resetting to end

Depending on the chosen kind of reset, the process can take several minutes. During that time, a message on the manager warns you that the cluster is under resetting:


Go further

To have an overview of OVHcloud Managed Kubernetes service, you can go to the OVHcloud Managed Kubernetes page.

Otherwise to skip it and learn more about using your Kubernetes cluster the practical way, we invite you to look at our tutorials.

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