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IP & Gateway

Change IP and Gateway Information

Default Configuration

IP Address:
Mask: 24


Use these two approaches when configuring IP and Gateway.

Change IP through the Web UI


Local Web UI – Configure > System Settings > Network Settings


WCM User Interface – Device > Configure > System Settings > Network settings


Change IP via terminal command

Run the command-line utility:




IP address via DHCP

Using DHCP for allocating the management address is not recommended, but where it is unavoidable, for example cloud platforms like Azure and Amazon AWS, DHCP can be enabled by setting the DHCP options in wanos.conf. When using DHCP for the management address it is recommended to configure the DHCP server to set the expire time to infinite and reserve a specific address for the appliance in order to easily access the management portal:


wanos.conf file location:


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