Discover our Clipsal Smart Home packages as seen on The Block 2018

in location


I'm looking for

  • Wholesalers
    • Uncheck All Check All
    • Expand
    • Expand
    • Expand
    • Uncheck All Check All
  • Switchboard Manufacturers
    • Uncheck All Check All

The best way to see what Clipsal electric products can do for your home is seeing them in action at a Clipsal Display Centre.

Product stock may vary according to location. If you're after a specific product range, please check with your chosen location before visiting.

10 Results
    Load More Load Complete
    Change Location

    Direct Ethernet devices/sites will not connect in Management Console when using a leading zero in the IP address octets

    Ethernet devices/sites added in Management Console with a leading zero for the IP address octet will not connect.

    Product Line
    Power Monitoring Expert 9.0
    Power Monitoring Expert 8.x
    Power Monitoring Expert 7.2.x
    StruxureWare Power Monitoring 7.0.x
    ION Enterprise 6.0.1

    Management Console

    Windows utilities can accept IP addresses comprised of decimal, octal, or hexadecimal numbers. This will cause issues if you unintentionally use a leading zero in a decimal octet. With a leading zero, the number is typically resolved by these utilities as an octal number, specifying the incorrect IP address.

    When configuring IP addresses in Management Console, decimal format is desired.

    The different IP address formats can be found below: (decimal)
    012.0254.072.0145 (octal)
    0xA.0xAC.0x3A.0x65 (hexadecimal)

    For example:
    A device may have the IP address of in decimal. However, the user configures the IP address to be or in Management Console. This would in turn specify the respective IP octets in octal which is not the desired result. Therefore, the user will need to delete the leading zeros for Management Console to connect properly.

    Didn’t find what you were looking for?

    Try Searching Again View Our Categories

    Need further assistance?

    Our Customer Care department provides total customer service solutions for our residential, industrial and commercial applications.

    Get Assistance