Catalyst express setup question

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Jul 30th, 2008
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Hello,

I have a new Catalyst poe switch, and I used the express setup feature.


However, I noticed it didn't give me an option to enter a telnet user name.


Is there a way I can setup a user name?

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garytayl Thu, 07/31/2008 - 11:47
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If you are talking about a Catalyst Express 500, there is no telnet access to those devices. GUI is the only option.



Q. Are there plans to add a CLI or Telnet to Cisco Catalyst Express 500 Series Switches?

A. No, there are no plans to add a CLI or Telnet to these switches.


Documented under:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/prod/collateral/switches/ps5718/ps6545/prod_qas0900aecd80322b09.html


ciscomoron Thu, 07/31/2008 - 13:09
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It's for the 3560G.


Should I be able to specific a login and a password through telnet.

zulidutch Fri, 08/01/2008 - 03:07
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There is no username used, to set password:

From priviledged exec type: config t

line vty 0 4

password yourpassword

login


Replace yourpassword with the password you want to use

bmbreer Fri, 08/01/2008 - 06:47
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Carl,


There is no CLI with the switch he referred to in the OP.

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