clear counters ports

clear counters ports {port_list | all}


Clears the counters associated with the ports.

Syntax Description

ports Clears port-related statistics on specified ports or all ports in the system.
port_list Port list for clear operation.
all All ports in the system.


All ports.

Usage Guidelines

This command clears the counters for the ports, including the following:
  • Statistics.
  • Transmit errors.
  • Receive errors.
  • Collisions.
  • Packets.


If you use the clear counters command with no keyword, the system clears the counters for all applications.


The following example clears the counters on all ports:

clear counters ports all


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 11.3.

This command was updated in ExtremeXOS 15.5 to include the port_list variable and the all keyword.

Platform Availability

This command is available on the Summit X450-G2, X460-G2, X670-G2, X770, and ExtremeSwitching X440-G2, X620, X690, X870 series switches.