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* RECOMMENDED * HP Lights-Out Stand Alone Remote Console for Windows

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Type: Software - Lights-Out Management
Version: 1.2.3.0(24 Jul 2014)
Operating System(s): Microsoft Windows 7 (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 W32
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Essentials
Microsoft Windows Vista (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP Professional
File name: Setup.exe (594 KB)
The HP Lights-Out Console (HPLOCONS) provides the full iLO Integrated Remote Console (IRC) experience directly from your Windows desktop without going through the iLO web-based user interface. With the HP Lights-Out Console (sometimes called the Stand-Alone Remote Console) you can access your server’s remote console with one click of the mouse. HPLOCONS has the same functionality as the IRC application that is launched directly from an iLO 3 or iLO 4’s web server.

  • Added support for .NET Framework v4.0 and v4.5.
  • Added support for Simplified Chinese.
  • Added Offline Mode to allow local video playback without connecting to iLO.
  • Added “Caps Lock” entry to the Keyboard menu to allow synchronizing the Caps Lock keys between the client and remote server.
  • Added the Server Name, iLO FQDN, Enclosure name, and Bay number to the application title bar.
  • Added support for IPv6. Note: IPv6 support requires iLO 3 v1.50, iLO 4 v1.20 or later.

Prerequisites:

This utility requires the following minimum firmware/configuration revisions:

  • HP ProLiant or Integrity server with iLO 3
  • iLO 3 firmware v1.15 or later

To ensure the integrity of your download, HP recommends verifying your results with this MD5 Checksum value:

258424d77a20d860511e31904252e18a Setup.exe

Reboot Requirement:
Reboot is not required after installation for updates to take effect and hardware stability to be maintained.


Installation:
Download this SoftPaq onto your hard-drive. Execute it from within Windows.


End User License Agreements:
Hewlett-Packard End User License Agreement


Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


Notes:

User guides, white papers and other documentation are available at: http://www.hp.com/servers/lights-out.

For additional information, check online help files about how to use features.

Online help files can be accessed from within the browser web pages by clicking on the question mark in the upper right-hand corner of each page.


Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


  • Session key is visible during Remote Console session initialization.
  • Customizing regional options can cause the application to stop working.
  • Application times out during video recording.
  • Startup and Pre-failure videos show no video in some instances.
  • Mounting a USB key that is labeled as “F:” drive causes the application to stop working.
  • High memory usage when virtual media runs for a long time.
  • Virtual media may disconnect unexpectedly.
  • Application occasionally stops working when the Share or Acquire dialog is closed.
  • The application becomes unresponsive after dismounting image file while server is rebooting.
  • Virtual USB key is not completely disconnected when the physical USB key is unplugged.
  • High CPU usage when local playback is paused.
Version:1.3.3 (28 Sep 2017)
Enhancements

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HPE recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


Updated to support HPE Gen10 Servers.


Version:1.3.1 (11 Dec 2015)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HPE recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


This release fixes the following issues:

  • The IRC does not work correctly in .NET 3.5 without SP1.
  • The IRC might stop working when a virtual media URL is too long.
  • The IRC freezes when you access a video file that is in use.
Enhancements

This release includes the following enhancements:

  • Support for TLS 1.1 and TLS 1.2.
    Note: TLS 1.1 and TLS 1.2 require Windows 7 or later and .NET framework version 4.5 or later.
  • Enhanced security for communication between iLO and the IRC.
  • Japanese 101 keyboard support.
  • Improved the way that the IRC is closed due to an iLO reset or firmware update.
  • Improved handling of remote console sharing.

Version:1.2.3.0 (24 Jul 2014)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


  • Session key is visible during Remote Console session initialization.
  • Customizing regional options can cause the application to stop working.
  • Application times out during video recording.
  • Startup and Pre-failure videos show no video in some instances.
  • Mounting a USB key that is labeled as “F:” drive causes the application to stop working.
  • High memory usage when virtual media runs for a long time.
  • Virtual media may disconnect unexpectedly.
  • Application occasionally stops working when the Share or Acquire dialog is closed.
  • The application becomes unresponsive after dismounting image file while server is rebooting.
  • Virtual USB key is not completely disconnected when the physical USB key is unplugged.
  • High CPU usage when local playback is paused.
Enhancements

  • Added support for .NET Framework v4.0 and v4.5.
  • Added support for Simplified Chinese.
  • Added Offline Mode to allow local video playback without connecting to iLO.
  • Added “Caps Lock” entry to the Keyboard menu to allow synchronizing the Caps Lock keys between the client and remote server.
  • Added the Server Name, iLO FQDN, Enclosure name, and Bay number to the application title bar.
  • Added support for IPv6. Note: IPv6 support requires iLO 3 v1.50, iLO 4 v1.20 or later.

Version:1.1.2.0 (7 Apr 2011)
Enhancements

Upgrade Requirement:
Optional - Users should update to this version if their system is affected by one of the documented fixes or if there is a desire to utilize any of the enhanced functionality provided by this version.

Users should update to this version if their system is affected by one of the documented fixes or if there is a desire to utilize any of the enhanced functionality provided by this version.


Initial release.


Type: Software - Lights-Out Management
Version: 1.2.3.0(24 Jul 2014)
Operating System(s):
Microsoft Windows 7 (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows 7 Professional (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 W32
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Essentials
Microsoft Windows Vista (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows Vista (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows XP Professional

Description

The HP Lights-Out Console (HPLOCONS) provides the full iLO Integrated Remote Console (IRC) experience directly from your Windows desktop without going through the iLO web-based user interface. With the HP Lights-Out Console (sometimes called the Stand-Alone Remote Console) you can access your server’s remote console with one click of the mouse. HPLOCONS has the same functionality as the IRC application that is launched directly from an iLO 3 or iLO 4’s web server.

Enhancements

  • Added support for .NET Framework v4.0 and v4.5.
  • Added support for Simplified Chinese.
  • Added Offline Mode to allow local video playback without connecting to iLO.
  • Added “Caps Lock” entry to the Keyboard menu to allow synchronizing the Caps Lock keys between the client and remote server.
  • Added the Server Name, iLO FQDN, Enclosure name, and Bay number to the application title bar.
  • Added support for IPv6. Note: IPv6 support requires iLO 3 v1.50, iLO 4 v1.20 or later.

Installation Instructions

Prerequisites:

This utility requires the following minimum firmware/configuration revisions:

  • HP ProLiant or Integrity server with iLO 3
  • iLO 3 firmware v1.15 or later

To ensure the integrity of your download, HP recommends verifying your results with this MD5 Checksum value:

258424d77a20d860511e31904252e18a Setup.exe

Reboot Requirement:
Reboot is not required after installation for updates to take effect and hardware stability to be maintained.


Installation:
Download this SoftPaq onto your hard-drive. Execute it from within Windows.


Release Notes

End User License Agreements:
Hewlett-Packard End User License Agreement


Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


Notes:

User guides, white papers and other documentation are available at: http://www.hp.com/servers/lights-out.

For additional information, check online help files about how to use features.

Online help files can be accessed from within the browser web pages by clicking on the question mark in the upper right-hand corner of each page.


Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


  • Session key is visible during Remote Console session initialization.
  • Customizing regional options can cause the application to stop working.
  • Application times out during video recording.
  • Startup and Pre-failure videos show no video in some instances.
  • Mounting a USB key that is labeled as “F:” drive causes the application to stop working.
  • High memory usage when virtual media runs for a long time.
  • Virtual media may disconnect unexpectedly.
  • Application occasionally stops working when the Share or Acquire dialog is closed.
  • The application becomes unresponsive after dismounting image file while server is rebooting.
  • Virtual USB key is not completely disconnected when the physical USB key is unplugged.
  • High CPU usage when local playback is paused.

Revision History

Version:1.3.3 (28 Sep 2017)
Enhancements

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HPE recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


Updated to support HPE Gen10 Servers.


Version:1.3.1 (11 Dec 2015)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HPE recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


This release fixes the following issues:

  • The IRC does not work correctly in .NET 3.5 without SP1.
  • The IRC might stop working when a virtual media URL is too long.
  • The IRC freezes when you access a video file that is in use.
Enhancements

This release includes the following enhancements:

  • Support for TLS 1.1 and TLS 1.2.
    Note: TLS 1.1 and TLS 1.2 require Windows 7 or later and .NET framework version 4.5 or later.
  • Enhanced security for communication between iLO and the IRC.
  • Japanese 101 keyboard support.
  • Improved the way that the IRC is closed due to an iLO reset or firmware update.
  • Improved handling of remote console sharing.

Version:1.2.3.0 (24 Jul 2014)
Fixes

Upgrade Requirement:
Recommended - HP recommends users update to this version at their earliest convenience.


  • Session key is visible during Remote Console session initialization.
  • Customizing regional options can cause the application to stop working.
  • Application times out during video recording.
  • Startup and Pre-failure videos show no video in some instances.
  • Mounting a USB key that is labeled as “F:” drive causes the application to stop working.
  • High memory usage when virtual media runs for a long time.
  • Virtual media may disconnect unexpectedly.
  • Application occasionally stops working when the Share or Acquire dialog is closed.
  • The application becomes unresponsive after dismounting image file while server is rebooting.
  • Virtual USB key is not completely disconnected when the physical USB key is unplugged.
  • High CPU usage when local playback is paused.
Enhancements

  • Added support for .NET Framework v4.0 and v4.5.
  • Added support for Simplified Chinese.
  • Added Offline Mode to allow local video playback without connecting to iLO.
  • Added “Caps Lock” entry to the Keyboard menu to allow synchronizing the Caps Lock keys between the client and remote server.
  • Added the Server Name, iLO FQDN, Enclosure name, and Bay number to the application title bar.
  • Added support for IPv6. Note: IPv6 support requires iLO 3 v1.50, iLO 4 v1.20 or later.

Version:1.1.2.0 (7 Apr 2011)
Enhancements

Upgrade Requirement:
Optional - Users should update to this version if their system is affected by one of the documented fixes or if there is a desire to utilize any of the enhanced functionality provided by this version.

Users should update to this version if their system is affected by one of the documented fixes or if there is a desire to utilize any of the enhanced functionality provided by this version.


Initial release.