Dell idrac6 enterprise update – getting Dell iDRAC undefined” and “The webpage cannot be found” errors

Dell idrac6 enterprise update - getting Dell iDRAC undefined
I kept getting these errors when I would log into my older idrac 6 cards. You can fixing it by putting IE11 into compatability mode, but I also found it easier to update the idrac to the latest 2.91 version. These were the errors I was getting: I updated one as far back as 1.43 ...

No update is available error in Dell 11G and older servers workaround

I had this issue updating my older R410, R610, and R710 servers the other day. You can still update idrac 6 via idrac, but they have since decomissioned ftp.dell.com as the repo for the lifecycle controller for some lame reason, see: “Due to LC memory limitations only in 11G servers, Dell Engineering had to remove ...

HP GEN8 Microserver Raid 5 transform times with 4x8TB WD RED’s

I opted to drop a 4th 8TB WD RED in my raid 5 array on my HP Microserver Gen8. It has a P222 raid card in it running the latest, as of today firmware: 8.32. I had the server running for about 2 years in it’s current configuration, with no issues, but I wanted a ...

Dell idrac7 enterprise temporary-evaluation license for PowerEdge R320 R420 R520 R620 R720xd R820 R920

Just because this took me a bit to find, and who knows if Dell will stop hosting it, but you can use this license to give yourself 30 days of enterprise features. You will then need to go purchase a license, because you will only get 30 days, and it will not let you re ...

Dell R320 idrac7 throwing up HTTP 404 errors

Dell R320 idrac7 throwing up HTTP 404 errors
Hi! So for whatever reason my R320 was throwing up HTTP 404 errors everywhere, like this: I am using IE 11.248 to access, running version Version 1.45.45 of the idrac controller. What I had to do to resolve this was to open up IE, click the tool wheel on the top right, and go to ...