enable inline-power

enable inline-power


Enables PoE (Power over Ethernet) power to all ports.

Syntax Description

This command has no arguments or variables.



Usage Guidelines

You can control whether inline power is provided to the system by using the disable inline-power command and the enable inline-power command. By default, inline power provided to all ports is enabled.

Enabling inline power starts the PoE detection process used to discover, classify, and power remote PDs.

Disabling inline power using the disable inline-power command does not affect the data traffic traversing the port. And, disabling the port using the disable port command does not affect the inline power supplied to the port.



Inline power cannot be delivered to connected PDs unless the switch is powered on.


The following command enables inline power currently provided to all ports:

enable inline-power


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 11.1.

Platform Availability

This command is available on the PoE devices listed in Extreme Networks PoE Devices.