Changing the Hostname of an IGEL Device via UMS

There are two different ways to change the hostname of an IGEL device via UMS:

Option 1:

If Adjust UMS-internal name if network name has been changed is checked in UMS Administration > Global Configuration > Thin Client Network Settings:

  1. Right-click the device within the UMS navigation tree.
  2. Choose Edit Configuration.
  3. Go to Network > LAN Interface.
  4. Change Terminal Name.
  5. Click Save.
  6. Select that you want the settings applied Now.
  7. Click the Refresh button in UMS in order to see the changed hostname.
  8. Reboot the device.


Option 2:

If Adjust network name if UMS-internal name has been changed is checked in UMS Administration > Global Configuration > Thin Client Network Settings:

  1. Right-click the device within the UMS navigation tree.
  2. Choose Rename.
  3. Change the name.
  4. Click OK.
  5. Right-click the device.
  6. Choose Other Device commands > Settings UMS > Device.
  7. Reboot the device.




Last update: July 12, 2019