SummaryIDRAC is Dell's Integrated Remote Access Controller
OverviewThis gives an idea of the iDRAC configuration if you have a case where the user is complaining about being unable to access iDRAC. iDRAC gives remote access to the Dell server the Exinda is running on. It shows things like server health, power options etc.
ResolutionDuring the BOOT Process, when you see the Press <Ctrl-E> for Remote Access Setup within 5 sec..... message, immediately press <Ctrl><E>.
iDRAC configuration utility opens up.
To setup or view the iDRAC access IP:
Go to LAN -->IP Address Source
-->Here the options are Static or DHCP
-->default IP address for iDRAC is 192.168.0.120
If DHCP was selected then the Ethernet IP Address field will show the IP from DHCP server. If static was selected then you can to enter an IP and netmask.
If static was chosen, remember to enter the Default Gateway
Go to LAN User Configuration to setup user account.
Press <ESC> and save your changes.