Unconfigure switch question

  • 0
  • 1
  • Question
  • Updated 3 years ago
  • Answered
  • (Edited)
I have a 460 with a core licence, that i plan to reset to factory settings and re-configure

does the command:
unconfigure switch

remove the licencing
Photo of christopher madison

christopher madison

  • 360 Points 250 badge 2x thumb

Posted 3 years ago

  • 0
  • 1
Photo of Paul Thornton

Paul Thornton

  • 1,324 Points 1k badge 2x thumb
If you want to reset the whole switch to factory defaults, log on and use the command:

unconfig switch all

However, you'll obviously need a console cable connected to re-configure it, as any IP addresses on there will be wiped (including the Mgmt interface).
Photo of Paul Russo

Paul Russo, Alum

  • 9,694 Points 5k badge 2x thumb
Hello Christopher no the unconfigure switch all just removes the configuration.  The license is added to the bootrom and will stay with the switch

Hope that helps

Photo of Alexandr P

Alexandr P, Embassador

  • 11,602 Points 10k badge 2x thumb
Don't remove
Photo of Hernandez, Joshua

Hernandez, Joshua, Employee

  • 1,544 Points 1k badge 2x thumb
Christopher, unconfigure switch all will not remove the license.  It is stored in the eeprom chip and has to be cleared using another command.  However the command should be used in conjunction with an extreme networks representative.  If you wish to continue see the info, beginning on page 152 at this link http://documentation.extremenetworks.com/exos_commands/downloads/EXOS_Command_Reference_15_7.pdf