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Accessing the Web UI using Internet Explorer (IE)

Pre-requisite

Installing the Transparent RAID Web Client Package
The recommended browser for the Web UI is Chrome. However, for users restricted to IE, the following tips might be helpful. Even though IE should work fine for the most part, you might experience some visual quirks in a few places. 1. Open the Web Client from the desktop shortcut 0. UI - Accessing the Web Client Alternatively, open your browser to http://<host>:8080. Here, <host> is the dns or wins name or IP of the system where the Web Client Package was installed. If accessing the Web UI from the same system as to where it is installed, you can use localhost or 127.0.0.1 as hostname or IP (http://localhost:8080 or http://127.0.0.1:8080). Note: if port 8080 is in use by another application on your system, you will need to change the port that the Web UI should use. You do that by navigating to the Web Client installation folder and editing the Port.js file. See TODO for further instructions on that. 2. If prompted to allow blocked content, select to allow it. 1. IE - Allow Blocked Content 3. If prompted to turn on intranet settings, select to turn them on. 2. IE - Turn on Intranet settings - rev 4. Select Yes when prompted again on turning on intranet settings. 3. IE - Turn on Intranet settings - Select Yes 5. Log into the Web UI using admin/admin (username/password). 4. IE - Login using Admin-Admin 6. Empty UI. 5. IE - Empty UI - rev

What's next?

Quick overview of the Transparent RAID Web UI

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 +<h1><u>Pre-requisite</u></h1>
 +<a href="http:// wiki.flexraid.com/2013/06/ 27/installing- the-transparent- raid-web-client-package/" title="Installing the Transparent RAID Web Client Package"><strong>Installing the Transparent RAID Web Client Package</strong></a>
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The <strong>recommended browser</strong> for the Web UI is <a href="https:/ /www.google.com/ intl/en/chrome/browser/" title="Get Chrome">Chrome</a>. The <strong>recommended browser</strong> for the Web UI is <a href="https:/ /www.google.com/ intl/en/chrome/browser/" title="Get Chrome">Chrome</a>.
However, for users restricted to IE, the following tips might be helpful. However, for users restricted to IE, the following tips might be helpful.
Even though IE should work fine for the most part, you might experience some visual quirks in a few places. Even though IE should work fine for the most part, you might experience some visual quirks in a few places.
<strong>1.</strong> Open the Web Client from the desktop shortcut <strong>1.</strong> Open the Web Client from the desktop shortcut
<img src="http://wiki.flexraid.com/ wp-content/uploads/2013/06/ 0.-UI-Accessing- the-Web-Client.png" alt="0. UI - Accessing the Web Client" width="94" height="206" class="alignnone size-full wp-image-2157" /> <img src="http://wiki.flexraid.com/ wp-content/uploads/2013/06/ 0.-UI-Accessing- the-Web-Client.png" alt="0. UI - Accessing the Web Client" width="94" height="206" class="alignnone size-full wp-image-2157" />
Alternatively, open your browser to http://<strong> &lt;<em>host< /em>&gt;</strong>:8080. Alternatively, open your browser to http://<strong> &lt;<em>host< /em>&gt;</strong>:8080.
-Here, <strong><em>host< /em></strong> is the dns or wins name or IP of the system where the Web Client Package was installed. +Here, <strong>&lt;< em>host</em>&gt;</strong> is the dns or wins name or IP of the system where the Web Client Package was installed.
If accessing the Web UI from the same system as to where it is installed, you can use <strong>localhost</strong> or <strong>127.0.0.1</strong> as hostname or IP (http://localhost:8080 or http://127.0.0.1:8080). If accessing the Web UI from the same system as to where it is installed, you can use <strong>localhost</strong> or <strong>127.0.0.1</strong> as hostname or IP (http://localhost:8080 or http://127.0.0.1:8080).
-<strong>Note:</strong> if port 8080 is in use by another application on your system, you will need to change the port that the Web UI should use. You do that buy navigating to the Web Client installation folder and editing the <strong>Port.js</strong> file. See <a href="http://TODO" title="TODO">TODO</a> for further instructions on that. +<strong>Note:</strong> if port 8080 is in use by another application on your system, you will need to change the port that the Web UI should use. You do that by navigating to the Web Client installation folder and editing the <strong>Port.js</strong> file. See <a href="http://TODO" title="TODO">TODO</a> for further instructions on that.
<strong>2.</strong> If prompted to allow blocked content, select to allow it. <strong>2.</strong> If prompted to allow blocked content, select to allow it.
<img src="http://wiki.flexraid.com/ wp-content/uploads/2013/06/ 1.-IE-Allow-Blocked- Content.png" alt="1. IE - Allow Blocked Content" width="904" height="602" class="alignnone size-full wp-image-2158" /> <img src="http://wiki.flexraid.com/ wp-content/uploads/2013/06/ 1.-IE-Allow-Blocked- Content.png" alt="1. IE - Allow Blocked Content" width="904" height="602" class="alignnone size-full wp-image-2158" />
<strong>3.</strong> If prompted to turn on intranet settings, select to turn them on. <strong>3.</strong> If prompted to turn on intranet settings, select to turn them on.
<img src="http://wiki.flexraid.com/ wp-content/uploads/2013/06/ 2.-IE-Turn-on- Intranet-settings-rev.png" alt="2. IE - Turn on Intranet settings - rev" width="902" height="600" class="alignnone size-full wp-image-2161" /> <img src="http://wiki.flexraid.com/ wp-content/uploads/2013/06/ 2.-IE-Turn-on- Intranet-settings-rev.png" alt="2. IE - Turn on Intranet settings - rev" width="902" height="600" class="alignnone size-full wp-image-2161" />
<strong>4.</strong> Select <strong>Yes</strong> when prompted again on turning on intranet settings. <strong>4.</strong> Select <strong>Yes</strong> when prompted again on turning on intranet settings.
<img src="http://wiki.flexraid.com/ wp-content/uploads/2013/06/ 3.-IE-Turn-on- Intranet-settings- Select-Yes.png" alt="3. IE - Turn on Intranet settings - Select Yes" width="904" height="605" class="alignnone size-full wp-image-2159" /> <img src="http://wiki.flexraid.com/ wp-content/uploads/2013/06/ 3.-IE-Turn-on- Intranet-settings- Select-Yes.png" alt="3. IE - Turn on Intranet settings - Select Yes" width="904" height="605" class="alignnone size-full wp-image-2159" />
<strong>5.</strong> Log into the Web UI using admin/admin (username/password). <strong>5.</strong> Log into the Web UI using admin/admin (username/password).
<img src="http://wiki.flexraid.com/ wp-content/uploads/2013/06/ 4.-IE-Login-using- Admin-Admin.png" alt="4. IE - Login using Admin-Admin" width="903" height="603" class="alignnone size-full wp-image-2160" /> <img src="http://wiki.flexraid.com/ wp-content/uploads/2013/06/ 4.-IE-Login-using- Admin-Admin.png" alt="4. IE - Login using Admin-Admin" width="903" height="603" class="alignnone size-full wp-image-2160" />
-<strong>6.</strong> +<strong>6.</strong> Empty UI.
<img src="http://wiki.flexraid.com/ wp-content/uploads/2013/06/ 5.-IE-Empty-UI-rev.png" alt="5. IE - Empty UI - rev" width="901" height="599" class="alignnone size-full wp-image-2162" /> <img src="http://wiki.flexraid.com/ wp-content/uploads/2013/06/ 5.-IE-Empty-UI-rev.png" alt="5. IE - Empty UI - rev" width="901" height="599" class="alignnone size-full wp-image-2162" />
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 +<h1><u>What's next?</u></h1>
 +<a href="http:// wiki.flexraid.com/2013/06/ 27/quick-overview-of-the- transparent-raid-web-ui/" title="Quick overview of the Transparent RAID Web UI"><strong>Quick overview of the Transparent RAID Web UI</strong></a>
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