Install the downloaded software on a physical appliance

To install the downloaded software on a physical appliance, connect the appliance, turn it on, and work with the Boot Manager.

Task

  1. Connect the appliance to power and the network.
  2. Connect a monitor and keyboard or a serial system console to the appliance.
  3. Insert the CD/DVD or the USB drive with the downloaded software.
  4. Turn on the appliance.
    The installation begins.
  5. During the initial phase, select the installation device:
    • If your appliance hardware model is Web Gateway (WBG) 4500B, 5000B, or 5500B:

      • Press F6 to enter the Boot Manager.
      • Select the drive for the CD/DVD or USB format, then press Enter.
    • If your model is Web Gateway (WBG) 4000B:
      • Press F2 to enter the BIOS setup menu.
      • Select Boot Options and click Hard Disk Order.
      • Select the option that assigns the CD/DVD or USB drive the highest priority.
      • Click the Exit tab.
      • Select Discard Changes.
        Note: Do not use the Discard Changes and Exit option here.
      • Select Boot Manager and select the drive for the CD/DVD or USB format. Then press Enter.
    • If your model is not specified:
      • Press F11 to enter the Boot Manager.
      • Select the drive for the CD/DVD or USB format, then press Enter.
    The installation menu appears on the monitor.
  6. Select an installation mode, then press Enter.
    Note: Help text is displayed for a selected mode below the menu.

    The downloaded software is installed on the appliance. When this installation is completed, the configuration wizard appears.

Results

You can now work with the configuration wizard to implement the initial configuration settings.