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Remote CMS is available with smartServer 3.5 update 2 and higher.


  1. Install and start the Remote CMS as described in Set up the Remote CMS Host Computer and  Install and Start the Remote CMS.

  2. Enable the Remote CMS on each SmartServer that you plan to use with the Remote CMS as described in Enable the Remote CMS for a SmartServer

  3. Open a web browser and connect to the Remote CMS by entering the Remote CMS IP address in the URL as shown below: 

    Code Block
    https://<Remote CMS IP address>:443/cms

    For SmartServer 4.0 and higher, the port is 443 and is not required for the URL. For releases prior to SmartServer 4.0, the port is 8443.

    The Remote CMS login page appears.

  4. Enter the Remote CMS login username and password.

  5. Click LOGIN.

    The Remote CMS dashboard appears.

  6. Click the Devices widget, SEGMENT CONTROLLER tab. Click the Expand button ). 

    You will see all of the SmartServers that are connected to the Remote CMS.

Once you are connected and logged into the have completed the steps in Remote CMS , you can begin setting up and using Remote CMSGetting Started, continue with SmartServer Getting Started. See Updating the Remote CMS for an overview of the basic operations and maintenance routines, as well information about how to update the Remote CMS.