How to: Edit the configuration for a managed BIG-IP Next instance

Use this procedure to view and edit the configuration details for a managed BIG-IP Next instance that was created from a template.


You must have Administrator credentials to edit a managed BIG-IP Next instance’s properties. The BIG-IP Next configuration you edit must have been created using a template.

For more information about creating BIG-IP Next instances from a template, see How to: Create a BIG-IP Next HA instance in a VE environment from BIG-IP Next Central Manager.


  1. Log in to BIG-IP Next Central Manager as admin, click the workspace switcher next to the F5 icon, and click Infrastructure.

  2. Click the name of the BIG-IP Next instance you want to edit.
    The Properties panel opens.

  3. At the top of the panel, click the Edit button.
    This button is available only if you have Administrator credentials.

  4. Edit the properties as required and click the Next button.

  5. Review your changes and then click the Deploy button at the bottom of the panel.
    The My instances page displays.