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Can't turn on power when i restart server Dell poweredge R610

  • When i reset power of server Dell R610, i can't turn on power of Server.

    I had login idrac6 on server (root/calvin), i see "Power Status: OFF", i try enable but can't.

    Please help me!

  • Hi,

    Thanks for your post.

    This forum is for OME related discussions and you may not get the iDRAC experts here. You can try posting your queries at ""

    However, to the issue you have mentioned you can try running the following IPMI command by replacing the IP and credentials with your iDRAC's.

    "ipmitool.exe -I lan -H -U root -P calvin chassis power on"

    The IPMITOOL command is part of Dell BMC Management utility that can be downloaded from "".



  • My laptop is using windows 8 64bits;

    i have download ipmitool but i can't setup

    Can you help me how to install ipmitool for windows 8 ?

    Thanks and Regards

    Chau Minh Hai