You can shut down the LTM from the user interface in Windows, or in other circumstances by issuing a command.
Click Shutdown on the user interface.
Connect to the LTM from isql using the LTM_admin_user login name and password in the LTM configuration file. The user ID and password are case sensitive.
Stop the LTM using the SHUTDOWN statement.
The following statements connect isql to the LTM PRIMELTM, and shut it down:
isql -SPRIMELTM -UDBA -Psql 1> shutdown 2> go