Starting a Computer with the R-Studio Agent Emergency Startup Disk
We recommended that you print out this help page and have the hardcopy on hand while you are performing this action.
Before you start the computer you should be aware that your network has a DHCP server or you know the computer's IP address and network mask.
If there is a non-IDE disk controller in your system, or you plan to use network disks or external hardware devices, first check the Hardware Compatibility List.
If you plan to use any external device, turn it on before starting the system.
If the motherboard in your computer supports the Serial ATA (SATA) devices, but IDE disks are also present, only the SATA devices should be set to the Enhanced Mode in BIOS.
To start the computer with the R-Studio Agent Emergency startup disks
Disable "Secure boot" in the system BIOS if your computer is certified to run Windows 8. Refer to your system documentation for details. Refer to your system documentation for details.
If you start your computer with floppy disks, you'll see prompts to insert a next floppy disk.
If your network has a DHCP server
The computer running R-Studio Agent Emergency will be assigned an IP address automatically
A prompt with a computer address will appear. You need to remember it to access the computer via network.
If your network does not have a DHCP server
You need to configure the interfaces and IP addresses manually.
1. A prompt to select an interface will appear. Enter the selected interface name and press Enter.
2. A prompt to enter its IP address and optional subnet mask will appear. Enter the IP address and optional subnet mask and press Enter.
3. A prompt to configure another interface, gateway, or to finish configuring the interfaces will appear. Enter gw, enter the IP address of the gateway, and press Enter.
4. Press Enter to finish configuring the interfaces, or enter the name of the next interface to configure.
Now the computer may be accessed by R-Studio via network.
Starting a Connection from R-Studio Agent Emergency
When you need to connect R-Studio and R-Studio Agent Emergency over the Internet, it may be necessary to start the connection from the computer where R-Studio Agent Emergency is running.
To connect to R-Studio's computer,
The default port is 8080, and you don't have to specify it.