Would you like to learn how to configure the APC UPS IP address using the LCD display? In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to configure a static IP address using the LCD display of an APC UPS.

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Tutorial APC UPS - Configure the IP address using the LCD Display

On the APC UPS LCD display, verify the menu type displayed.

APC UPS Menu standard

Change the menu type from Standard to Advanced.

APC UPS Menu Advanced

On the main menu, access the Configuration option.

APC UPS LCD Configuration menu

On the Configuration menu, access the NMC IP Address settings.


Select the manual IP address mode.

Apc ups LCD menu - IP address mode

Enter the desired IP address.

APC UPS discover Ip address LCD display

Enter the desired network mask.

Apc ups LCD menu - netmask

Enter the default gateway IP address.

Apc ups LCD menu - gateway

Wait the APC UPS network management interface reboot.

Congratulations! You Configured a static IP address on an APC UPS using the LCD display.

Tutorial APC UPS - Accessing the Web interface

After finishing the IP address configuration you need to connect a computer to the APC UPS.

On the computer connected to the UPS, you need to:

Open a browser software, enter the IP address of your UPS and access the APC web interface.

On the login screen, use the default username and default password.

• Default Username: apc
• Default Password: apc

APC UPS Web interface

After a successful login, you will be sent to the APC UPS Dashboard.

APC UPS Network Menu

Congratulations! You are able to access the APC UPS web interface.