Dell Storage Manager 2016 R3

Reset an SCv2000 series controller to Factory Default

Reset an SCv2000 series controller to apply the factory default settings, erase all data stored on the controller, and erase all data on the drives.

Prerequisites

  • The Storage Center must be an SCv2000 series controller.
  • The SCv2000 series controller must be running Storage Center version 6.7 or later.

About this task

CAUTION: Resetting the controller to factory defaults erases all information on the controller and all data on the drives.

Steps

  1. Select a Storage Center from the Storage view. (Data Collector connected Storage Manager Client only)

  2. From the Actions drop-down menu, select System > Reset to Factory Defaults.

    The Reset Storage Center to Factory Defaults dialog box appears.
  3. In the Factory Reset Token field, type the text above the Factory Reset Token field exactly as it appears in the dialog box.

  4. In the Storage Center Administrator Username field type the username of a Storage Center user with administrator-level privileges.

  5. In the Storage Center Administrator Password field type the password of a Storage Center user with administrator-level privileges.

  6. To restart the controller after the reset, select Power on the Storage Center after resetting to factory defaults.

  7. Click OK.

    The Storage Center resets to the factory default settings.