Connecting a Stacking Cable to a Port

Stacking cables are used to form physical connections between the switches in a stack.

To connect a stacking cable, follow these steps:

  1. Align the cable connector with the stacking port connector on the first switch.
  2. Firmly press the cable connector into place on the mating stacking port connector.
  3. Repeat steps 1 and 2 to connect the cable to the second switch.
Repeat these steps to connect all of the switches in the stack.