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  • iDrac6 no longer supports .iso mounts??

    Anyone know why the new iDRAC6 no longer mounts ISO images, but rather .IMG now? I have a ton of software .ISO images for my enterprise server environment and do not particularly want to manage two image types, nor spend the time converting to .IMG format. Am I missing something??? Thanks for the help...
  • Configuring LAN Parameters on iDRAC 6 Enterprise

    To save costs my employer is moving to racks without physical consoles/KVM installed. But I still need to configure iDRAC6 Enterprise, paricualrly the IP (LAN) and User/Admin username and password. So far I have done this from the rack console on the first boot once the server is installed. Dell don't...
  • dcsu utility

    i cannot find it on the drivers and downloads > system management area http://support.dell.com/support/downloads/driverslist.aspx?c=us&cs=RC956904&l=en&s=hied&catid=36&dateid=-1&formatid=-1&hidlang=en&hidos=WLH&impid=-1&os=WW1&osl=EN&servicetag=4NPNZC1&SystemID...
  • Support on Openmanage and download links?!?!

    Hi I have a server model PowerEdge SC1420 and i am trying to install Dell OpenMange I cannot find anything but Server Administrator 5.4 on dell's website, which does not install on my server since its not supported(according to the installation window) I have another server that have OpenManage 6...
  • passwordless login to drac using private/public keys

    I am trying to upload my ssh key to the CMC on Dell M1000e. I uploaded the keys using the following command: User ID: 3 is a Administrator level user {1}gt;racadm -r cmc-006-drac -u root -p calvin sshpkauth -i 3 -k 1 -f ./.ssh/id_rsa.pub The DRAC accepts the key and stores it but still keeps asking for...
  • Which OpenManage product can I use as a syslog server?

    Well, i have to centralized logs from a bunch of devices like routers, switches and firewalls, and I was wondering if I can use OpenManage for this. I wouldn't have a problem to do some coding to get the logs parsed correctly but I've been looking for documentation and I haven't seen anything...
  • Can we have more Command sample?

    Thank you Ramseyg, I would like to know more command if it is available for CCTK? Like to disable 'Instrusion dectection chassi' or clear it like to enable / disbale ' pxe-boot' if it is disabled Is there all the command we have for CCTK? Thank you in advance if you help me with this...
  • Dell Repository Manager question

    I installed Dell Repository Manager and I am trying to setup my repository. I want it to be based off ftp.dell.com. When I choose this I am rewarded with the following error: Catalog File Not Found In Cab How do I get past this error? Thanks....
  • SCCM 2007 SP2 and DDP 1.1 compatibility problems

    Weblink: http://www.delltechcenter.com/page/Dell+Deployment+Pack+for+Configmgr+%28Server+Deployment%29 System Requirements: Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager with Service Pack 1 or newer At least 1 GB of free disk space on the same drive that contains the ConfigMgr installation files A configured...
  • Help With OpenManage over SNMP or CIM and multi-network

    I have a network with 4 networks. I have created access lists allowing port 161 UDP (SNMP) to talk between these networks as well as high level ports 1024+. These networks are on a down flow access-list usually, eg, 100 can talk to 80,60,40. but 40,60,80 cannot talk to 100. 80 can talk to 60,40 and so...
  • VBScript for chaning power state using WS-Man via iDRAC

    This VBScript will request a target system power state change via the iDRAC using the WS-Man protocol. The script takes as input the IP Address of the target system iDRAC, the username of an iDRAC identity with Execute Server Command privilege, the password for the username and the requested power state...
  • DRAC PASSWORD CHANGE....REMOTELY..

    Hello,Am an Engineer @ HP,sometimes the password calvin doesn't work.So,can any1 tell me from where & how to change the password without getting into DRAC remotely........ DRAC password am not having and I need to chenge the password for this .................
  • Setup software raid

    I bought a new Dell R210 server, but I chose this option with 1 disk; C1 MST No Raid with On-board SATA Controller, Min. 1 Max. 2 SATA Only Drives Now I decided that I would like to setup a software RAID 1. Can I just buy an additional identical HD from Dell and install it myself into the server (without...
  • DDP 1.1 SCC2007 setup issue

    Hello I am trying to install DDP with sccm 2007R2 sp2 for a POC in our lab. I am launching the install from command-line as administrator. The install starts, does its job, copies the boot-images, injects the drivers… fails… and does a rollback. Unfortunately I do not get any error message...
  • which file to download and and name as firming.d5????

    If the firmware reported by the DRAC card does not match the newest firmware on the www.support.dell.com page, update it. To update the firmware, download the latest firmware image (named “firmimg.d5”) from the www.support.dell.com link described previously. Then, in the DRAC GUI, navigate...
  • r710 power edge

    i have power edge r710 server . i have recd 2nos dvd along with the server . one is dell mangement console and other one is system management tools and documentation. please confirm me this cd contains following utilities or not 1)SERVER AND RAID CONTROLLER MANAGEMENT AND MONITORING UTILITIES WITH EVENT...
  • dell management console-monitoring and alert problem

    my dell client manager monitoring task is failed. it cannot send email eventhough i have set up the smtp.. it show me a text as below .Anyone got any idea?thank in you advance.. Status: Failed Return code: -1 Start time: 1/21/2010 8:14:40 AM End time: 1/21/2010 8:14:40 AM Total run time: 0 seconds An...
  • Installation is failing

    Hello I am running SCCM 2007 R2 on a DELL 2850. when I try to install the DDP I get the wizard was interrupted before ddr could be completely installed. any suggestions?
  • Windows 2008 + SQL Server 2008 Installation Best Practices on R710

    Hi, I am looking for a best practices for installing Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard and SQL Server 2008 Standard on a Dell R710. It is a single processor with six drives. Right now, it is clean and needs Windows and SQL installed. I am looking for a best practices for partitioning the drives and the...
  • Device validation command failed with error message problem

    Hello, recently using IT assistant i have updated server administrator from 5.5 to 6.1 on 5 servers. They are all the same model. (2850). I then tried to send out a firmware update package using software updates in ITA. When sending out the package in ITA, on two of the servers i get the following error...
  • Recreating the Dell Utility Partition with ConfigMgr 2007?

    Anyone know how to recreate the Dell utility partition doing a BareMetal Deploy utilizing SCCM and the Dell Deployment Pack for Configmgr? When I was using Microsoft ADS this was realtively easy. I need to be able to do this with SCCM and the DDP. I posted this originally in the wrong forum.
  • DMC

    Hello I have installed Dell Management Console(DMC) with the optional Altiris suite included in the DVD that was shipped with the server. I am confused a little bit about what features are free and what features are not. can you clarify? I am looking especially for 2 features: 1-OS deployment and 2-the...
  • Discovering dracs

    Have problems discoververing most of the dracs on the network. There are about 12 dracs on the network segment that is being discovered. DRAC4, Drac5 and idrac6. I am discovering using both snmp and ipmi but only 2 of the 12 dracs are identified correctly. The rest are classified as network devices....
  • DELL 2145cn

    Curious if DELL 2145cn Printers are able to copy/print transparencies?
  • ITA Misclasifying Server it communicates with fine

    I have a PowerEdge 1750 running Server 2003 with OpenManage running on it. ITA on another PC discovers and inventories the server fine showing me its hardware, alert logs, service tag and so on. When I run the troubleshoot agent both SNMP and CIM pass yet ITA will not put this server in the "servers"...