DOCA0106EN-09

Access to EIFE Webpages

Supported Web Browsers

Browser

Version with Windows XP

Version with Windows Vista

Version with Windows 7 and later

Microsoft Internet Explorer (recommended)

IE 9.0

IE 9.0

IE 10.0, IE11.0

Microsoft Edge

81.0.416.58 and later

Mozilla Firefox

15.0

20.0

20.0, 45.0

Google Chrome

24.0 and later

24.0 and later

24.0 and later

First Access to the EIFE Webpages

The EIFE name must be configured during the first access to the EIFE webpages.

WARNING
POTENTIAL COMPROMISE OF SYSTEM AVAILABILITY, INTEGRITY, AND CONFIDENTIALITY
Change default passwords at first use to help prevent unauthorized access to device settings, controls, and information.
Failure to follow these instructions can result in death, serious injury, or equipment damage.

The procedure to access the EIFE webpages for the first time depends on the operating system of the computer:

  • Windows Vista, Windows 7 and later, or newer operating systems

  • Windows XP or older operating systems

NOTE: On upgrade of EIFE interface before accessing the webpages for the first time, delete the browser cache.

First Access Through PC with Windows Vista or Windows 7 and Later

Step

Action

1

Disconnect the PC from the local area network (LAN) and switch off Wi-Fi.

2

Connect an Ethernet cable from the computer to the EIFE interface or to the Ethernet switch inside the panel.

3

Open Windows Explorer.

4

Click Network and the EIFE-XXYYZZ appears in the list of devices.

NOTE: If the EIFE name is not displayed in the list of devices in Windows Explorer, check if the PC and the EIFE interface are not connected through the router.

5

Double-click the selected EIFE-XXYYZZ, the login page automatically opens in the browser.

NOTE: Default browser must be Microsoft Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge.

6

Enter SecurityAdmin as the user name and AAAAAAAA as the password, the home page automatically opens in the browser.

NOTE: The user name and password are case-sensitive.

7

To change the default password, select My Profile from the SecurityAdmin user name arrow on the header.

The Account Details Modification page is displayed.

8

Enter Old Password, Password, Confirm Password, EmailId, and Phone to change the default password.

9

Select the language from the Language box and then click Apply Changes.

10

To locate the EIFE-XXYYZZ, click Device Location on the header. The ULP LED of the selected EIFE-XXYYZZ blinks for 15 seconds (test mode).

11

To name the EIFE-XXYYZZ, select the SETTINGS menu, go to DEVICES submenu, enter the device name and click Apply Changes.

12

Write the EIFE name on a blank device name label and stick it on the existing one.

NOTE:
  • XXYYZZ is the last 3 bytes of the MAC address in hexadecimal format.

  • Check the firewall settings if DPWS is not enabled.

First Access Through PC with Windows XP

Step

Action

1

Disconnect the computer from the local area network (LAN) and switch off Wi-Fi.

2

Connect an Ethernet cable from the computer to the EIFE interface.

3

Start the web browser.

NOTE: The computer automatically uses the default IP address 169.254.#.# (#=0–255) and the default subnet mask 255.255.0.0.

4

In the address text box, enter 169.254.YY.ZZ, where YY and ZZ are the last 2 bytes of the EIFE interface MAC address (to be found on the EIFE interface side label), then press Enter: the home page opens in the browser.

Example: For an EIFE with MAC address 00-B0-D0-86-BB-F7 or 0-176-208-134-187-247 in decimal, enter 169.254.187.247 in the address text box.

5

Press Enter, the login page automatically opens in the browser.

6

Enter SecurityAdmin as the user name and AAAAAAAA as the password, the home page automatically opens in the browser.

NOTE: The user name and password are case-sensitive.

7

To change the default password, select My Profile from the SecurityAdmin user name arrow on the header.

The Account Details Modification page is displayed.

8

Enter Old Password, Password, Confirm Password, EmailId, and Phone to change the default password.

9

Select the language from the Language box and then click Apply Changes.

10

To locate the -XXYYZZ, click Device Location on the header. The ULP LED of the selected -XXYYZZ blinks for 15 seconds.

11

To name the -XXYYZZ, select the SETTINGS menu and click DEVICES submenu, and enter the device name and then click Apply Changes.

12

Write the EIFE name on a blank device name label and stick it on the existing one.

NOTE: XXYYZZ is the last 3 bytes of the MAC address in hexadecimal format.

Access to Webpages

Follow the Network Discovery, Name Browsing, and IP Address Browsing process to access the webpages.

The webpage access depends on the IT infrastructure.

Network Discovery

Follow the below procedure to access the EIFE webpages once the EIFE name has been configured.

Step

Action

1

Connect the EIFE interface or the Ethernet switch inside the panel to the local area network (LAN).

2

Connect the computer to the local area network (LAN).

3

Open Windows Explorer.

4

Click Network, the EIFE name is displayed in the list of devices.

NOTE: If the EIFE name is not displayed in the list of devices in Windows Explorer, check if the PC and the EIFE interface are not connected through the router.

5

Double-click the EIFE name which is written on the device label located on the front face of the selected EIFE interface, the login page automatically opens in the browser.

NOTE: Default browser must be Microsoft Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge.

Name Browsing

DNS server is mandatory.

Step

Action

1

Connect the EIFE interface or the Ethernet switch inside the panel to the local area network (LAN).

2

Connect the computer to the local area network (LAN).

3

Start the web browser.

4

In the address text box, enter the EIFE name which is written on the device label located on the front face of the selected EIFE interface.

5

Press Enter, the login page automatically opens in the browser.

NOTE: If the EIFE interface does not appear in the list of devices in Windows Explorer, check if the PC and the EIFE interface are not connected through the router.
NOTE: The EIFE IP address is mapped to the device label in the DNS server.

IP Address Browsing

IP static configuration has to be set.

Step

Action

1

Connect the EIFE interface or the Ethernet switch inside the panel to the local area network (LAN).

2

Connect the computer to the local area network (LAN).

3

Start the web browser.

4

In the address text box, enter IP address given by the IT administrator.

5

Press Enter, the login page automatically opens in the browser.

NOTE: If the login page in the web browser does not open or does not display correctly, check if Internet Explorer\Tools\Compatibility View Settings\Display Intranet sites in Compatibility View in Internet Explorer is checked.
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