The console interface is a pure text bases access in order to execute low level system administration tasks.
By default the MIXpbx is configured to get the IP address via DHCP. But in some scenarios system administrators need to change the network parameters manually so they can later use the centralized web interface or the local web interface to continue with the more advanced settings.
Every MIXpbx has a username network and password network. This username can not be used to access the MIXpbx remotely, the only allowed access is via an attached screen and keyboard. This limited access can be used for the following tasks: