How to find an iDRAC IP address for a blade server?
You can find the iDRAC IP address using any of the following methods:
Using CMC web interface: Go to Chassis > Servers > Setup > Deploy and in the displayed table, view the IP address for the server.
Using the Virtual Console: Reboot the server to view the iDRAC IP address during POST. Select the "Dell CMC" console in the OSCAR to log in to CMC through a local serial connection. CMC RACADM commands can be sent from this connection. See the iDRAC8 RACADM Command Line Interface Reference Guide for a complete list of CMC RACADM subcommands.
$ racadm getniccfg -m server-1 DHCP Enabled = 1 IP Address = 192.168.0.1 Subnet Mask = 255.255.255.0 Gateway = 192.168.0.1
Using LCD: On the Main Menu, highlight the Server and press the check button and select the required server and press the check button.
How to find the CMC IP address related to the blade server?
From iDRAC web interface: Click Overview > iDRAC Settings > CMC . The CMC Summary page displays the CMC IP address.
$ racadm getniccfg -m chassis NIC Enabled = 1 DHCP Enabled = 1 Static IP Address = 192.168.0.120 Static Subnet Mask = 255.255.255.0 Static Gateway = 192.168.0.1 Current IP Address = 10.35.155.151 Current Subnet Mask = 255.255.255.0 Current Gateway = 10.35.155.1 Speed = Autonegotiate Duplex = Autonegotiate
How to find iDRAC IP address for rack and tower server?
From iDRAC web Interface : Go to Overview > Server > Properties > Summary. The System Summary page displays the iDRAC IP address.
From Local RACADM : Use the command racadm getsysinfo.
From LCD: On the physical server, use the LCD panel navigation buttons to view the iDRAC IP address. Go to Setup View > View > iDRAC IP > IPv4 or IPv6 > IP.
From OpenManage Server Administrator: In the Server Administrator web interface, go to Modular Enclosure > System/Server Module > Main System Chassis/Main System > Remote Access .
iDRAC network connection is not working.
Inserted the blade server into the chassis and pressed the power switch, but it did not power on.
How to retrieve an iDRAC administrative user name and password?
You must restore iDRAC to its default settings. For more information, see Resetting iDRAC to factory default settings .
How to change the name of the slot for the system in a chassis?
iDRAC on blade server is not responding during boot.
Remove and reinsert the server.
Check CMC web interface to see if iDRAC is displayed as an upgradable component. If it does, follow the instructions in Updating firmware using CMC web interface .
If the problem persists, contact technical support.
When attempting to boot the managed server, the power indicator is green, but there is no POST or no video.