5. Configure the terminal emulation software for the server, such as HyperTerminal
for Windows operating systems or Minicom for Linux operating systems.
To configure HyperTerminal:
a. From the desktop screen, click Start, Programs, Accessories,
Communications, HyperTerminal. The Connection Description window
b. Enter a name for the description, and click OK. The Connect To window
c. Select the Communication Port that is connected to the KVM switch
through a serial cable, then click OK. The COM1 Properties window
d. Select 9600 for the Bits Per Second, 8 for Data Bits, None for Parity, 1 for
Stop Bits, and None for Flow Control, then click OK. The HyperTerminal
auto-connects to the console switch.
e. Press the Enter key to access the console switch option menu.
HP IP Console Switch User Guide
Upgrading Firmware using TFTP