Go to main content

Sun Rack II Power Distribution Units User's Guide

Exit Print View

Updated: September 2020

Restore the PDU to Factory Default Settings (Original PDU)

If you need to correct a configuration error, or you want to clear the PDU before moving it to a different rack, you can restore the PDU metering unit back to its factory settings.

After restoring the unit, all network and configuration settings reset back to their default values (for example, admin is the only user and the IP address returns to All settings that you set for your environment are lost.

Note -  Restoring the PDU to factory defaults will not reset the energy to zero.

Note -  After restoring the PDU metering unit back to its factory settings, you must reconnect it to the network. See Connecting Standard PDUs to the Network for instructions.
  1. Log in to the PDU metering unit.

    See Access a Metering Unit on the Network (Original PDU).

  2. Click on the Net Configuration link and log in as an admin user.

    See Login Information.

  3. Scroll down the page until you see the Factory-Reset heading.
    image:Figure showing the factory reset Submit button.
  4. Click the Submit button to restore the PDU metering unit back to its default factory settings.