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Managing a zone configuration

You can add, edit, and delete zone configurations for a selected Fibre Channel switch.

Procedure

  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 configuration.

  3. On the Manage tab, click the Zone Config tab.

    All of the currently active zone configurations are listed, including their associated members.
  4. To create a new zone configuration, click the Create Zone Config icon. The Add Zone Config window opens where you can enter a name for the new zone configuration and select the associated members.

  5. Enter the name for the new zone configuration, then select the appropriate check boxes for the associated members.

  6. Click Submit.

    To edit an existing zone configuration, select the name of the zone configuration from the list, then click the Edit Zone Config icon and make the necessary modifications. To remove an existing zone configuration, select the name of an existing configuration from the list, then click the Delete Zone Config icon. To enable a defined zone configuration, select the name of the defined zone configuration from the list, then click the Enable Zone Config icon. To disable an effective zone configuration, select the name of the effective zone configuration from the list, then click the Disable Zone Config icon.

Results

The new zone configuration is created and listed according to the name and other information you supplied. The zone configuration will now be part of the defined configuration. After a new zone is added or deleted, use the enabling and disabling a zone configuration instructions to enable or disable the configuration.