How to change the IP Address for a Robot

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Article ID: 35041

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NIMSOFT PROBES CA Unified Infrastructure Management for z Systems DX Infrastructure Management

Issue/Introduction

The procedure to change the IP address of a robot is outlined in this article.


Cause

Sometimes a robot will bind to the wrong IP on start up or the IP on a server can change.

Environment

Release:  Any UIM Server version
Component: robot - any version

Resolution

Follow these steps:


1.  On the robot, run the 
ipconfig command.
2.  Set the robotip key value to the resulting IP address in your robot.cfg file found in the <NMSHOME>\robot directory.



3.  Restart the Nimbus Watcher Service from the Services app:



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