Use the following steps to connect to the FortiOS CLI of the FIM in slot 1:
- Using the console cable supplied with your FortiGate-7121F, connect the SMM Console 1 port on the FortiGate-7121F to the USB port on your management computer.
- Start a terminal emulation program on the management computer. Use these settings:
Baud Rate (bps) 9600, Data bits 8, Parity None, Stop bits 1, and Flow Control None.
- Press Ctrl-T to enter console switch mode.
Repeat pressing Ctrl-T until you have connected to slot 1. Example prompt:
<Switching to Console: FIM01 (9600)>
Login with an administrator name and password.
The default is
adminwith no password.
For security reasons, it is strongly recommended that you change the password.
- When your session is complete, enter the
exitcommand to log out.