Would you like to learn how to configure the iDRAC RACADM feature on a Dell server? In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to enable the RACADM feature on the iDrac interface of a Dell server.

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Tutorial iDRAC - RACADM Configuration

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

idrac login

On the prompt screen, enter the administrative login information.

Factory default access information:
Username: root
Password: calvin

After a successful login, the administrative menu will be displayed.

Access the iDRAC settings menu and select the Network option.

idrac network menu

On the top of the screen, access the Services tab.

idrac services menu

On the Services screen, locate the Remote RACADM area.

Enable the Remote RACADM feature and click on the Apply button.

idrac racadm configuration

Congratulations! The RACADM service is now enabled on your Dell iDRAC interface.

To test the RACADM service, you need to download and install the software Dell OpenManage DRAC Tools.

Another option is to download and install the Dell openmanage software itself.

After finishing the installation, use the following command to list the local iDrac configuration:

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Here  is the command output:

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Congratulations! You configured the iDrac RACADM feature successfully.