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Accessing the web interface of AT-8000S Switches

How do I access the web interface of either a new AT-8000S Switch, or one with the factory default configuration?

With the serial cable shipped with the Switch, connect the serial port of your pc , running terminal emulator, and enter the following settings:

Bits per second: 115200
Data bits: 8
Parity: None
Stop bits: 1
Flow control: None

Default username: manager
Default password: friend

Use the following commands to configure an IP address for remote management.

console# configure
console(config)# interface VLAN 1
console(config-if)# ip address /24
console(config-if)# exit
console(config)# exit
console# copy running-config startup-config
Overwrite file [startup-config] ?[Yes/press any key for no]....01-Jan-2000 01:02:35 %COPY-I-FILECPY: Files Copy - source URL running-config destination URL fg

01-Jan-2000 01:02:40 %COPY-W-TRAP: The copy operation was completed successfully
Copy succeeded

Connect your PC to the Switch using a RJ45 patch cable; making sure that your PC has an IP address belonging to the same IP network (ie. in our example you need to choose an address that belongs to the 192.168.1.X network)
Open your web browser and type the IP address assigned to the Switch (our case

On the opening page use the username and password: manager / friend .