Returning an SMI-S provider configuration file to default

System Administrator Guide for VSP 5000 Series

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You can return a configuration file updated in Uploading an SMI-S provider configuration file.

  • You must have the Storage Administrator (View & Modify) role to perform this task.
  1. Close all Device Manager - Storage Navigator sessions on the SMI-S provider.
  2. On the Device Manager - Storage Navigator computer, open a web browser and enter the following URL to open the Tool Panel dialog box.
  3. In the Tool Panel dialog box, click Upload Configuration Files for SMI-S. The Login dialog box opens.
    If SSL communication has been established, the Security Alert dialog box opens before the Login dialog box. In the Security Alert dialog box, click OK to confirm and open the Login dialog box.
  4. In the Login dialog box, enter the administrator user ID and password, and click Login. The Upload dialog box opens.
  5. In the Upload dialog box, click Return to the default configuration. A confirmation dialog box opens.
  6. In the confirmation dialog box, click OK to update the configuration file. The update process starts.
    When the file has been updated, the SMI-S provider restarts to include the update. When the SMI-S provider restarts, the update completion dialog box opens.
  7. In the update completion dialog box, click OK to confirm and return to the Login dialog box.
    • If an error occurs during update of the SMI-S provider configuration file and an error message appears, resolve the problem as described in the error message, and then run the procedure again starting with Step 4.
    • If the Security Alert dialog box for the certificate opens at other times, click View Certificate to confirm that the certificate is correct and then click Yes.