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NetApp ONTAP Installation

ONTap

Today I reset a NetApp FAS270 back to factory defaults, this will remove ONTAP if previously installed. This is quite easy to resolve by using a web server of some sort. Personally I use mongoose – easy to use web server which can be found on on Google Code . code.google.com/p/mongoose/downloads/detail/?name=mongoose-3.1.exe Once you have IP […]


NetApp FAS270 Factory Reset

FAS270-Filer

This will restore the FAS270 filer back to factory defaults. 1. Initialise all disks and using option 4(a). To do this… Connect a console cable to the filer and Halt the system using the halt command During the boot process press Ctrl+C to get into the Special Boot Menu. Select option 4(a), this will initialise […]