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Change the node IP address and caption

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Created by Roie.Exconde, last modified by Melanie Boyd on Jun 26, 2018

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Updated: July 14, 2016


This article provides steps on how to change the node IP Address and caption at the same time using the Database Manager.


All versions of NPM 


  1. Open the Orion Service Manager and stop all services.
  2. Open the Database Manager.
  3. Open the NodesData table.
  4. Run the following query:

    update [dbo].[nodesdata] 

    set IP_address = 'NEW IP ADDRESS', caption = 'NEW CAPTION'

    where IP_address = 'OLD IP ADDRESS'

  5. Start all services in the Orion Service Manager.
  6. Poll the node and verify that the changes were applied successfully.



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