Configuring the web browser on the management client

System Administrator Guide for VSP E990 and VSP G130, G/F350, G/F370, G/F700, G/F900

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Configure the web browser on the Hitachi Device Manager - Storage Navigator(HDvM - SN) management client as described below.
Note: If you are using HDvM - SN with Adobe® AIR® from HARMAN™:
  • You must configure the web browser as described below because these settings are used by AIR.
  • You do not need to install Adobe Flash Player.

Web browser settings

  • The browser must allow first-party, third-party, and session cookies.
  • The pop-up blocker and plug-ins must be disabled.
  • The browser must be configured to use TLS 1.2.
  • For Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2 Update, Windows Server 2012 Update, and Windows Server 2016, JavaScript must be enabled. For details, see Enabling JavaScript for Windows.
  • For Windows Server and Internet Explorer:
    • Internet Explorer must be configured so it does not save encrypted pages to disk (Tools > Internet Options > Advanced > Do not save encrypted pages to disk).
    • The URL of the SVP must be registered in Internet Explorer (Tools > Internet Options > Security).
    • For Windows Server 2012, the IE security level for the trusted sites must be set to Medium-high (Tools > Internet Options > Security > Trusted sites > Security level for this zone).
  • For Firefox and Chrome, Adobe Flash Player must be enabled in your web browser.
  • 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