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Managing zones

You can create, edit, and delete zones for a selected Fibre Channel switch.


  1. In the UCP Advisor window, click the Fibre Channel icon.

  2. In the Navigator window, click Fibre Channel Switches, then select the switch where you want to add or remove a zone.

  3. On the Manage tab, click the Zones tab.

    All of the currently active zones are listed by their zone name, including their associated members.
  4. To create a new zone, click the Create Zone icon. The Add Zone window opens where you can specify a new zone name and select an associated alias name.

  5. Choose an alias for the selected zone.

  6. Click Submit.

    To edit an existing zone, select the name of the zone from the list and then click the Edit Zone icon. To remove an existing zone, select the name of an existing zone from the list, then click the Delete Zone icon.


The new zone is created and listed according to the name and other information you supplied.