Configure the IP address of the management interface on AR routers

The procedure of changing the management IP addresses on the AR router is as follows:
1. You can configure a management IP address on the CLI using either of the following methods:
a. Configure a management IP address on the management interface of the AR router.
For example, the management interface is GE0/0/0. Set the management IP address to and the mask length to 24.
2. On the VLANIF interface, configure the management IP address.
Note: In the factory settings, all LAN interfaces on the AR150&AR160&AR200&AR120&-S&AR150-S&AR160-S&AR200-S are added to VLAN 1 by default. The default IP address is configured for VLAN 1. Any LAN interface can use this IP address as the management IP address. The procedure for changing the IP address of VLAN 1 is as follows:
For example, when LAN ports of the AR150 are added to VLAN 1, configure the management IP address as and set the mask length to 24.
[Huawei] vlan 1
[Huawei-vlan1] quit
[Huawei] interface vlanif 1
[Huawei-Vlanif1] ip address 24
[Huawei-Vlanif1] quit
2. Configure the management IP address through the web platform.
Log in to the web platform, access WAN Access, and find the corresponding management interface in Ethernet Interface. Click the Modify under Operation on the right of the interface to configure an IP address for the corresponding interface.

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