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How to enable Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) on the bridge

Core Issue

Configuring Spanning-Tree Protocol (STP) on the bridge.

Resolution

Bridges use STP to eliminate loops in an extended network. Bridges exchange bridge protocol data unit (BPDU) messages with other bridges to detect loops, and the bridges shut down selected ports to stop the loops. Bridges also monitor BPDU messages to detect a failure in the network and change their port status to keep the network intact.

Use the web-browser management system to set up Spanning-Tree Protocol:

Problem Type

Configure / Configuration issues

Products

BR 350

BR 1400

Version history
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Last update:
‎06-22-2009 06:06 PM
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