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Remote reboot for Dell
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ConsulTech




msg:1568839
 6:35 pm on Oct 17, 2005 (gmt 0)

I'm having trouble using the MasterSwitch with my Dell PowerEdge servers. It seems the BIOS doesn't allow this, so I can't use it. How does anyone else remote reboot?

 

MattyMoose




msg:1568840
 4:29 pm on Oct 25, 2005 (gmt 0)

Don't have any experience with "MasterSwitch", but can you not use the rebooting functionality of your installed OS? What would be the difference between the two?

ConsulTech




msg:1568841
 12:02 am on Oct 26, 2005 (gmt 0)

Yes, but a remote rebooter allows you to restart the computer when it crashes and you can't login to the OS. I ended up selecting a Web Reboot Service.

[edited by: DaveN at 1:56 pm (utc) on Dec. 2, 2005]
[edit reason] No Url dropping [/edit]

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