Quick Start Guide for Cisco Network Registrar, 7.1
Preface
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Preface

Table Of Contents

Preface

Who Should Read This Guide

How This Guide Is Organized

Document Conventions

Formatting

Navigation and Screens

Callouts

Product Documentation

Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request


Preface


This guide describes configuring Cisco Network Registrar by using the web-based user interface (web UI) and command line interface (CLI). The guide describes how to become familiar with Network Registrar features so that you can use them to administer network addresses.

Who Should Read This Guide

This guide is designed for network managers who are responsible for maintaining the network Domain Name System (DNS), Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP), Trivial File Transfer Protocol (TFTP), and Simple Network Management Protocol (SMTP) servers. The network manager should be familiar with the following topics:

Basic concepts and terminology used in internetworking

Network topology and protocols

How This Guide Is Organized

The two chapters in this guide are:


Document Conventions

This guide uses the documentation conventions described in the following sections.

Formatting

This guide uses the following formatting conventions:

User input and controls are indicated in bold; for example, "enter 1234" and "click Modify Scope."

Object attributes are indicated in italics; for example, "the failover-safe-period attribute."

Cross-references to chapters or sections of chapters are indicated in blue type; for example, "see the "Document Conventions" section."

Navigation and Screens

This guide uses the following navigation and screen display conventions:

Windows systems use a two-button mouse. To drag and drop an object, click and hold the left mouse button on the object, drag the object to the target location, then release the button.

Solaris systems use a three-button mouse. To drag and drop an object, click and hold the middle mouse button on the object, drag the object to the target location, then release the button.

Screen displays can differ slightly from those included in this guide, depending on the system or browser you use.

Callouts

Callouts in the text have the following meaning:


Caution Be careful. The description alerts you to potential data damage or loss.


Note Take note. The description is particularly noteworthy.



Timesaver Save time. The description can present a timesaver.



Tip Consider this helpful hint. The description can present an optimum action to take.


Product Documentation


Note We sometimes update the electronic documentation after original publication. Therefore, you should also review the documentation on Cisco.com for any updates.


describes the product documentation that is available. You can view the marketing and user documents for Network Registrar at: http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/netmgtsw/ps1982/index.html.

Table 1 Product Documentation 

Document Title
Available Formats

Quick Start Guide for Cisco Network Registrar 7.1 (This guide)

PDF on the product CD-ROM

On Cisco.com: http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/netmgtsw/ps1982/prod_installation_guides_list.html

Documentation Guide for Cisco Network Registrar 7.1

PDF on the product CD-ROM

On Cisco.com:
http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/netmgtsw/ps1982/tsd_products_support_general_information.html

User Guide for Cisco Network Registrar 7.1

PDF on the product CD-ROM

On Cisco.com: http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/netmgtsw/ps1982/products_user_guide_list.html

Installation Guide for Cisco Network Registrar 7.1

PDF on the product CD-ROM

On Cisco.com: http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/netmgtsw/ps1982/prod_installation_guides_list.html

CLI Reference Guide for Cisco Network Registrar 7.1

As an HTML document that you can view in your web browser when you install the software. The document is available at Programs > Network Registrar >   Registrar CLI Reference Guide.

On Cisco.com: http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/netmgtsw/ps1982/prod_command_reference_list.html

Release Notes for Cisco Network Registrar 7.1

On Cisco.com:
http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/netmgtsw/ps1982/prod_release_notes_list.html

Online Help

Choose Help > Help Contents in the main menu to view the entire help contents


Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request

For information on obtaining documentation, submitting a service request, and gathering additional information, see the monthly What's New in Cisco Product Documentation, which also lists all new and revised Cisco technical documentation, at:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/general/whatsnew/whatsnew.html

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