Managing direct access to a device via web console

BMC Client Management web console provides the administrators with direct read and write access to the directories and files and the registry and services of a remote device. 

The list of actions you see after clicking the Actions button, depends on the operating system, topology type of the device, the license and capabilities you possess as mentioned in the following table. For information on the required capabilities for accessing a device via web console, see Managing access rights and capabilities for specific cases.

ActionsWindowsLinuxmacOSLicenseMin BMC Client Management version

Audit Now

Yes

Yes

Yes

Inventory

Since 20.08 if you have the patch license, a patch scan is launched.

ChatYes
YesDirect Access21.02.02
Configure modulesYesYesYes
12.6

Download Log Files

Yes

Yes

Yes


12.9

File System

Yes

Yes

Yes

Direct Access


File transfer

Yes

Yes

Yes

Direct Access

12.9

Load/unload modules

Yes

Yes

Yes


12.6

Ping*

Yes

Yes

Yes

Direct Access


Process Management

Yes

Yes

Yes

Direct Access


Reboot*

Yes

Yes

Yes

Direct Access


Registry

Yes

No

No

Direct Access


Remote Control

Yes

No

Yes

Remote  Control


Restart*

Yes

Yes

Yes

Direct Access

12.8

Services

Yes

No

No

Direct Access


Shutdown*

Yes

Yes

Yes

Direct Access


View loaded modules

Yes

Yes

Yes


12.6

View logs

Yes

Yes

Yes



Wake up*

Yes

Yes

Yes

Direct Access


Windows Events

Yes

No

No

Direct Access

20.08 in Web Console

*Not available on Master and Super Master


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