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DRAC - iDRAC7 License Information is Lost When Hardware Configuration Reset is Performed From USC


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Question


PowerEdge™ 12G servers with an iDRAC7 need an Enterprise License to provide all iDRAC features. This License Information may be lost when "Delete configuration and reset defaults" task is run from Unified Server Configurator in Life cycle controller. System is working as designed


Answer


This behavior is normal and running the task "Delete configuration and reset defaults" from USC. The hardware configuration does give warning about configuration and settings loss.
Export the iDrac License before performing this step.

After performing the reset action, Import the Backed up license in iDRAC GUI or run "racadm License Import –f" to activate the iDRAC7 Enterprise license.



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Article ID: SLN283213

Last Date Modified: 11/07/2017 08:03 AM


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