Configuring the web browser on the management client

System Administrator Guide for VSP 5000 Series

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Configure the web browser on the Device Manager - Storage Navigator (HDvM - SN) management client as described below.

Web browser settings

  • The browser must allow first-party, third-party, and session cookies.
  • The pop-up blocker and plug-ins must be disabled.
  • Settings for Microsoft Edge:
    • Enable cookies (Settings > Cookies and site permissions > Manage and delete cookies and site data > Allow sites to save and read cookie data (recommended)).
    • Allow pop-ups (Settings > Cookies and site permissions > Pop-ups and redirects > Add, and then enter the IP address or host name of the SVP).
  • Settings for Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2012 Update, Windows Server 2012 R2 Update, Windows Server 2012, and Windows 8.1, JavaScript must be enabled. For details, see Enabling JavaScript for Windows.
  • Settings for Windows Server and Internet Explorer:
    • Configure Internet Explorer so it does not save encrypted pages to disk (Tools > Internet Options > Advanced > Do not save encrypted pages to disk).
    • Register the URL of the SVP in Internet Explorer (Tools > Internet Options > Security).
    • Disable compatibility view mode. Open the Compatibility View Setting dialog box, clear the check box for Display intranet sites in Compatibility View, and delete the IP address or host name of the SVP added to Websites you've added to Compatibility View.
    • For Windows Server 2012, set the IE security level for the trusted sites to Medium-high (Tools > Internet Options > Security > Trusted sites > Security level for this zone).
  • For the Japanese version of Firefox, the browser must be configured to use the C locale (default system language) by using the X Server Emulator.
    In a B Shell, enter the following command:
    export LANG
    In a C Shell, enter the following command:
    setenv LANG C