Configuring the Switch
Figure 3–16: Configure Date and Time Manually
b. Click in a Date or Time field that you want to change.
c. Delete characters and enter new ones as required or highlight the existing
character by clicking and dragging the mouse cursor over the character and
typing the new character.
NOTE: When entering the hours, use the range of 0 to 23, for minutes and seconds, use the
range of 0 to 59.
d. Click Activate to set the date and time on the switch.
3. If you are finished configuring the switch, back up the configuration data. For
more information, refer to
Configure Threshold Alerts
A threshold alert notifies users when the transmit (Tx) or receive (Rx) throughput
reaches specified values for specific switch ports or port types, (E_Ports or F_Ports).
You are notified of a threshold alert by:
An attention indicator (yellow triangle) that displays on the port in the Hardware
An attention indicator (yellow triangle) that displays in the Alert column of the
Port List View.
An attention indicator (yellow triangle) that displays by the Threshold Alerts field
in the Port Properties dialog box.
Detailed threshold alert data recorded in the Threshold Alert Log.
Use the Threshold Alerts option on the Configure menu to configure the following:
Name for the alert.
Backing Up and Restoring Configuration Data on
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