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  • Forum Thread: OMNM MAC address incorrect on report

    Hello, I am trying to create a report with Dell OMNM. This report must contain the following information: Switch-name Port - name Port -Speed Port - ' Learned MAC Address' !!! Everything shows fine but the ' Learned MAC Address' wont correctly show. It does...
  • Forum Thread: PowerConnect 6224 Problem

    Hi, I have 2 Dell PowerConnect 6224 switches on the same subnet for the purpose of redundancy. This switches are connected together and each switch is connect to one of the 2 Nokia/Checkpoint firewalls which is running VRRP. Also connected to these switches are 3 Dell PowerEdge 1950 III servers which...
  • Forum Thread: 8024F Upgrade from 3.x.x to 4.x.x

    All, I've been having some problems upgrading my 8024F to version 4 firmware. The main issue is that ftp (and thus TFTP) transfer to the switch is out due to security concerns. Http transfer works fine, until you upgrade to the interim firmware (vA.0.1.19) which for some reason doesn't let...
  • Forum Thread: Authentication error while adding a Cisco switch in Openmanage Network Manager

    I am trying to get a Cisco Switch in the Dell Openmanage network manager. I am able to telnet the switch, and login is also no problem. I set up the authencation the same way as putty: ip, telnet poort 23, and username en password. But always the same problem..... Authentication error. ...
  • Forum Thread: Multiple Locations Routing

    What i know so far. 3physical locations: Location1 / Location 2 / Location3 ICMP is allowed over through the VPN/Firewall. I can ping other devices, from Location1, that are on the Location 2 / Location3 LANs, just not my force10 stack I can ping the switches locally (local LAN), but...
  • Forum Thread: OpenManage Network Manager, change webpage port and allow access to all IP's?

    Hi, I'm having a little trouble locating the area where I can change the webpage port for Dell OpenManage Network Manager from 8080 to something else. And I after seeing something along the lines of 'allowed IP's 127.0.0.1' somewhere I'll need to edit an 'allow IP' access...
  • Forum Reply: Re: howto? Port Lock Security with multiple MAC addresses

    testSwitch# configure testSwitch(config)# interface ethernet e16 testSwitch(config-if)# dot1x multiple-hosts testSwitch(config-if)# port security max 2 testSwitch(config-if)# port security mode secure permanent testSwitch(config-if)# port security discard testSwitch(config-if)# exit testSwitch...
  • Forum Thread: MIB files PowerConnect 2800 series

    Hi, can anybody tell me were to find the MIB files for the Dell PowerConnect 2824 network switch? I need to figure out which MIB are supported and have not been able to find this in the documentation. Thanks for your help Tom
  • Forum Thread: Can't TFTP after turning on MACL...

    Hello, After turning on the MACL (Management ACL), I can no longer TFTP setttings to a remote TFTP server. I have tried everything I can think of, but no no avail. Dell PowerConnect 6248P Firmware: v 3.3.1.10 Running Config (pertinent part): management access-list "IT_Support" permit...
  • Forum Thread: 2 Wired ISP, 1 Dell Powerconnect 6248

    Was wondering what I need to do to connect 2 separate wired ISP to my Powerconnect 6248. I know they both can't run to increase my speed, but need one to be the main, and the other to be the backup in case the main goes down. I have co-workers that VPN after hours in and our internet goes down once...
  • Forum Thread: PC 5548 Failover Radius IAS not working with 802.1x

    PC 5548 Failover Radius IAS not working with 802.1x Hi- I’m looking for some help or leads to help me with this. Clients can authorize with either server IAS1 or IAS2, but if client authorizes on IAS1 and then re-authentictes (ie re-docks) while IAS1 is down, IAS2 has no connection attempt...
  • Forum Thread: s4810 all tengigabitethernet interfaces have the same MAC address?

    Hi All, Quick question, I am trying to figure out some layer 2 paths set up in our data center by tracking MAC addresses from one port to another. I am issuing a show interface tengigabitethernet 0/1 which lists a MAC address. However when I do the same for te0/2 it is the same MAC? Furthermore...
  • Forum Thread: 6248 switch management

    Hello, I have a switch 6248 witch has a large configuration I did not create :x the problem is that several vlans were create the vlan for management is missing and I tryed to set vlan 90 has the default. #ip address vlan 90 Error: Management VLAN could not be set. This vlan is already in use...
  • Forum Thread: M6220 frozen management

    Has anyone else had problems where the M6220 blade switch management interface stops working, typically after a couple of weeks of uptime? We've seen this freeze on firmware versions ranging from very old 3.x.x.x up to 4.1.1.9. The latest 4.2.0.4 hasn't been out long enough to be prone to...
  • Forum Thread: Unable to install Dell OpenManage Network Monitor v5.0 - ERROR - Database initialization failed

    I keep getting the following error when installing Dell OpenManage Network Monitor v5.0.0.115 on my Windows SBS 2011 server: ERROR - Database initialization failed The database build failed and the installation can not complete successfully. Database build log is located at: C:\Program Files\Dell\OpenManage...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Powerconnect 62xx and using sFLOW

    The links are correct, you need the switch report egress port information in the sFlow records if you want sFlow analyzers to be able to report on outbound traffic. This would require a firmware upgrade on the switch - you should ask Dell and see what their plans are - Dell/Force10 switches report egress...
  • Forum Thread: VLAN Tagging / Trunking between PowerConnect 6224F and Cisco SG 300 Small Business Model

    Hello, I recently was hired to take over an IT department and one of my projects is upgrading the network hardware. Already in place as a core switch is a Dell PowerConnect 6224F with VLANs in place. The campus is set up with different buildings connected via fiber back to the 6224F. Each building...
  • Forum Thread: 54xx and RADIUS on Server 2008 NPS

    Hi, Does anyone have any advice or a guide for configuring a PowerConnect 5424 to use RADIUS for Administrator Access? I have set it up using the following guide http://www.dell.com/downloads/global/products/pwcnt/en/3424_radius_auth_using_msserver.pdf. But this is a different configuration to...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Force10 S50N time in even log

    hello firstly i hope that its right place to post question re Force10 devices - if not please forgive & point me to the right place I have the following two stacked devices: System Type: S50N Dell Force10 Operating System Version: 1.0 Dell Force10 Application Software Version: 8.4.2.6 ...
  • Forum Thread: M6220 Stack member not responding to management ip after failover.

    Hi, I have a problem with my new M6220 switches that are placed in my new M1000e enclosure (all with the latest firmware.) Two of my M6220 switches (placed in A1 and A2 of the enclosure) are in a stack connected by two stack cables from the stack modules. When I initiate a failover by software...
  • Forum Thread: Powerconnect 6248 won't authenticate using NPS RADIUS, gives bad username/password

    All, I am trying to get my PC6248 switch stack to authenticate against my NPS RADIUS server (for management login only). I have other network devices (Juniper firewalls) that can successfully do so, so I know the RADIUS is working. However, when I try to authenticate, it fails, and the NPS server...
  • Forum Thread: PowerConnect 3348 port security mibs ?

    We have big ammount of 3024 and 3348. I have found how to enable port security on 3024, by disabling arp address learning on port with POWERCONNECT3024-MIB::configPortSrcSecurity OID and manually adding MAC address which is connected on that port. But I cannot find correct OID for 3348 to add static...
  • Forum Thread: Management VLAN on PowerConnect 28XX Switches

    I had previously tried out the PowerConnect 27XX switches (primarily the 2708), and, while it functioned okay, it had one very, very frustrating feature: the management IP address was always assigned to VLAN 1 - there was no way to change this. I'm wondering if anyone who has the 28XX series (2708...
  • Forum Thread: Proper VLAN Config, DHCP Server in the Management VLAN ? 6248

    I am installing a 6248 with 4 VLANS. This is replacing a 5448 with 3 VLANS. The new VLAN is for the workstations, and leaving the servers in VLAN1 (Which is management) I am not able to get DHCP requests through to the DHCP server. In fact, the hits/ stats all show zero. Is the DHCP server...
  • Forum Thread: SNMP Uptime Counter incorrect

    Hello, I've recently setup a monitoring system that, among other things, alerts me when the uptime of any switch on our network is less than an hour. I've done this as a way to alert when a switch unexpectedly reboots. I got an alert from a bunch of my routers today that the uptime counter...