Install OpenVZ 7

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This guide will help you to install Virtualizor on OpenVZ 7. Installing Softaculous Virtualizor for OpenVZ 7 is very simple.


  • OpenVZ 7 OS (ISO can be downloaded from here )
  • yum
  • Storage to create the VPSs disks

Notes :-

* KVM module requires VT enabled from the BIOS.
* THIS IS STILL IN PUBLIC BETA. To install it you will need to add beta=1 while installing it.
* OpenVZ 7 MUST be installed before installing Virtualizor.

Partition Scheme

Partition Size Description
/ All the space on the hard disk Root partition containing all Hardware Node operating system files, OS templates, ISOs, Storage for OpenVZ 7 Containers and Storage for OpenVZ 7 VMs
SWAP 4 GB + Paging partition for the Linux operating system(Swap memory is been used by virtual servers if there is shortage of real memory)


Open a Shell Terminal (e.g. PuTTY) and SSH to your server. Run the following commands:

wget -N
chmod 0755
./ kernel=openvz7

Please give the email address correctly !

Installation Parameters

  • email - The Admin Email Address
  • kernel - In this case its openvz7
  • noos - If you dont want to download the DomU operating system for the DomU then please add noos=true as a parameter
  • beta - If there is a newer version of Virtualizor available and you would like to test it then please add beta=true as a parameter
  • interface - You can specify the default interface that you want to set. If not provided it will be considered as eth0.

The installation will begin immediately. It may seem that the installation has stopped, if your network speed is slow, but please let it continue. You will see something like this :

Install KVM1.jpg

You can then visit the Admin Panel to create the Storage and the Virtual Servers and also manage your server.

Note : A log file of the installation process will be created - /root/virtualizor.log


To login to the Softaculous Virtualizor Admin Panel, visit the following URL :



Login with the servers root details.


Admin Panel

After you login, you will see the Admin Panel Dashboard :



Virtualizor uses ports from 4081 - 4085. If there is any firewall restricting this, you will need to allow these ports.

Trouble Shoot

NOTE : In all cases please remember to disable SElinux. The Virtualizor installer will try to disable it. For KVM make sure that VT is enabled from bios so VPS can be able to started .

Cant open http://IP-Address:4084

Please check if your iptables firewall is running You can stop and disable it with the following commands :

root> systemctl stop firewalld
root> systemctl disable firewalld