Appliance network identity

Configure the appliance network identity

  1. After the appliance has booted, click in the console and press F2.

    The Password prompt displays.

  2. Type the password and press Enter.

    The main menu displays.

  3. Use the arrow keys to select Configure Networking and press Enter.

    Appliance Configure Networking

    The Configure networking box displays.

  4. Enter a host name. When you set a host name, the appliance uses it to generate a temporary self-signed SSL certificate.
  5. Enter an IP address, subnet mask and a default gateway. The default gateway is the IP address of the internal gateway to services that include, for example, the DNS server, the Active Directory service, the email server and the file store.
  6. Press F10 to save the network settings.
  7. From the main menu, select Reboot and press Enter.

The server reboots then displays the host name and IP address.

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