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Registered: ‎04-06-2009

McData Ds4700 managment port hung

I have a Mcdat Ds4700 switch that durring recent zoning, I lost all managment.   The switch is still funtional, but not managable, does anyone have any suggestions on how to get the managment port back up with out a reboot ? (it can still be zoned..it has isl to another switch.

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Posts: 201
Registered: ‎11-24-2009

Re: McData Ds4700 managment port hung

Pressing IML button for more than 3 seconds (but less than 10!) will cause a non-disruptive restart.

Normally this brings Ethernet port and Web services back to life.

Note that if you press and hold for 10 seconds it will cause hard reset which is disruptive.

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