How to install OS via SuperMicro Server KVM over IP

Note: Before you connect KVM over IP makes you have current Java installed and Security is set to Medium and Add IPMI IP address to Java configure.

Login to your kvm user IE or firefox


you can download ISO to your local system

link >> or your own ISO


ones you have donwload it login to KVM

then click on " remote control"

select "Console Redirection"

click on "launch console" ( you must have java 6 or newer installed on your system )

ones kvm windows is open you will see the server Console

then click on "Virtual Media"

then click on "Virual Storage"

click on "CDROM&ISO"

under Logical Drive type "ISO file"

then click on "open image"

then select the ISO you downloaded

then click on "Plug in"


now ISO is mounted.


reboot he system via kvm by going to following


Click on "Power Control"

select "reset server"

click on "Perform Action"

your system will reboot


as your system is coming up start press F11 until you see boot menu and then select "IPVM CD ROM"



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