Add or Edit Repository screen details


Name of the external repository.

Webserver address

Address of the external repository. HTTP and HTTPS are the supported protocols. You cannot edit the webserver address after the external repository is added to HPE OneView.

Specify certificate

Specify the certificate generated while setting up the external repository. If this field is unchecked, HPE OneView displays the certificate with an option to either accept or reject it.


For HTTPS, only self-signed certificates are supported. Third-party certificates or certification-authority(CA) signed certificates are not supported.


User name and password of the external web server. Uncheck this option if the external web server does not have the credentials.

The following characters, if present in the external repository webserver password, will cause the firmware update to fail: { } @ # ~ /


Only anonymous and basic authentication is supported by HPE OneView.