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Managing aliases

You can add, edit, and delete members of a zone alias 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 an alias.

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

    All of the currently active aliases are listed by their name and associated members.
  4. To create a new alias, click the Add Alias icon. The Add Alias window opens where you can specify an alias name and select the WWNs to be associated with the new alias.

  5. Enter the name for the new alias, then check the boxes next to the members that are to be associated with the newly created alias. If necessary, you can select the WWN check box to include all available members.

  6. Click Submit.

    To edit an existing alias, select the name of the alias from the list and then click the Edit Alias icon and make the necessary modifications. To remove an existing alias, select the name from the list, then click the Delete Alias icon and confirm the deletion.