Would you like to learn how to restart the iDRAC interface of a Dell server without needing to restart the server itself? In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to restart iDRAC remotely on a Dell server.
Tutorial - Restart iDRAC Interface
Open a browser software, enter the IP address of your iDRAC interface and access the administrative web interface.
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, access the Troubleshooting tab and select the Diagnostics Console option.
On the Diagnostics screen, click on the Reset button to restart your iDRAC interface.
This will not restart the Dell server, only the iDRAC interface.
Wait a couple of minutes for the iDRAC interface to come back on.