A quick start guide has been published that covers iDRAC7 with firmware version 1.30.30 or later.

The guide is intended to simplify the setup process for new iDRAC7 users, and it also covers use of some of the fundamental iDRAC7 features.

It walks the user step-by-step through:

  • Initial network setup
  • Logging in to the web interface
  • Checking the license level / upgrading the license
  • Managing user accounts
  • Firmware updates
  • Using Virtual console
  • Viewing Logs
  • Setting the iDRAC time
  • Resetting the iDRAC to its factory default settings

The guide can be downloaded from the following link:

iDRAC7 with Lifecycle Controller 2 Quick Start Guide

It is also available for ftp download here.



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