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Viewing a Connection Profile

 

You view a connection profile when you need to view the details of the connection profile.

To view a connection profile:

  1. On the Network Management Platform user interface, select Devices > Model Devices > Connection Profiles.

    The Connection Profiles page that appears displays the connection profiles.

  2. Select the connection profile you want to view and select the View Connection Profile icon from the Actions bar.

    The View Connection Profile dialog box is displayed.

    Table 1 lists the details of the connection profile displayed in the View Connection Profile dialog box.

    Table 1: View Connection Profile Dialog Box Details

    Field or Area

    Description

    Displayed In

    Name

    Name of the connection profile

    Connection Profiles page

    View Connection Profile dialog box

    Description

    Description of the connection profile

    Connection Profiles page

    View Connection Profile dialog box

    Interface

    Interface of the device on which the IP address will be configured

    View Connection Profile dialog box

    IP Address Type

    Format of the IP address: IPv4 or IPv6

    View Connection Profile dialog box

    NAT area

    IP address of the NAT server and the port used for network address translation

    View Connection Profile dialog box

    Connection Settings area

    How the IP address is assigned to the device DHCP, Static, or PPPoE and the fields related to the type of connection used to assign the IP address

    For example, a DHCP-based connection profile displays fields such as Retransmission Attempts, Retransmission Interval, Server Address, and so on.

    View Connection Profile dialog box

  3. Click Close to close the View Connection Profile dialog box.