1.3 Connecting to the PlateSpin Forge Web Interface

NOTE:PlateSpin Forge supports Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 and 8 (in compatibility mode) and Mozilla FireFox 2.x, 3.x. It also supports HTTPS as the default protocol between server and client, but HTTP can also be used.

At a workstation, point a browser to the URL presented at the end of the Appliance Configuration process. The URL has the following syntax:


where ipaddress|hostname is the IP address or hostname of the PlateSpin Forge Management VM.

Log in to the Web interface using the default credentials Administrator and password. It is highly recommended to change this password immediately. See Section 1.5.1, Changing the Administrator Password and Adding Users.