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2 Enter the switch’s IP address in the browser’s “Address” text field (“Location:” for Netscape users). The login screen displays.

Navigating WebView

After you have successfully logged in, the Chassis Management home page displays.

3 Enter the user name and password at the login prompt.

Remember, if you have already changed the user name and password for your switch, be sure to use the new information. If you have not changed your user name or password, the factory defaults are admin andswitch, respectively. Refer to the “Managing Switch User Accounts” chapter of your

OmniSwitch 6800/6850/9000 Switch Management Guide for information on modifying the default user name and password.

The Chassis Management home page provides a physical representation of the switch, as well as basic system information. This is the main launching point for WebView.

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Navigate the application by clicking on the “Configuration Group” buttons in the left-handtoolbar.

Refine your navigation by selecting “Configuration Options” for each group from the items displayed in the grey, horizontal navigation bar.

“Configuration Options” Toolbar.

(In this case, the option “Device” has been selected.)

Main “Configuration

Group” Toolbar.

(In this case, the group “Health” has been selected.)

Site Maps. WebView also provides site maps for each configuration group. Site maps allow you to view complete page contents under each feature. By providing quick, easy access to specific pages, site maps can reduce time spent searching through the WebView application. To access site maps, click the “Site Map” link included on each configuration group Home page, (e.g., Health).

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Online Help

General online help is available through the main Help link located in the top WebView banner.

Additional Information

For more information on using WebView, refer to the “Using WebView” chapter in the OmniSwitch 6800/6850/9000 Switch Management Guide.

General Help Link

Detailed, context-basedhelp is provided for each status table and configuration dialog window.


button.(In this case, for the VLAN Administration table.)

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The WebView login screen does not display.

This suggests either a physical or network connection issue. Try the following options:

Be sure that you have a good physical Ethernet cable connection to the switch.

Be sure your computer has a valid Ethernet connection and IP address.

Verify that all required WebView image files are installed in the current running directory. See page 26 for more information.

The login screen displays, but the login fails.

This suggests either a user name and password or Authenticated Switch Access error. Try the following options:

Check that you are using the correct user name and password. If you have already changed the user name and password for your switch, be sure to use the new information. If you have not changed the user name and password, the factory defaults are admin andswitch, respectively.

Be sure that you have “unlocked” HTTP sessions on the switch. To unlock HTTP sessions, enter the following command:

->aaa authentication http local

See page 16 for information on unlocking session types.

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