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Created by Guest
Created on Mar 21, 2017

vNIC not shown in properties of a partition but is displayed in profile in Classic HMC

When displaying in classic GUI on the HMC, vNIC is not shown in properties but is displayed in the profile. Properties shows what is active and if vNIC is active, it should be shown.

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Mar 30, 2017


    We are working on adding newer functions or features to the enhanced UI and vNIC is one of them. You can view the partition properties from the Enhanced UI Login where vNIC details are also provided and you can launch Manage Profiles from the Enhanced UI as well.