configure snmp sysLocation

configure snmp syslocation sysLocation


Configures the location of the switch.

Syntax Description

sysLocation An alphanumeric string that specifies the switch location.



Usage Guidelines

Use this command to indicate the location of the switch. A maximum of 255 characters is allowed. The allowed character set is A-Z, a-z, 0-9, +-@_.,:;()/ ”.

To view the location of the switch on the switch, use the show switch command. The show switch command displays switch statistics including the location of the switch.


The following example configures a switch location name on the system:

configure snmp syslocation englab

The following output from the show switch command displays englab as the location of the switch:

SysName:        engineeringlab
SysLocation:    englab
SysContact:     FredJ


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 10.1.

Platform Availability

This command is available on ExtremeSwitching X435, X440-G2, X450-G2, X460-G2, X465, X590, X620, X670-G2, X690, X695, X870, 5320, 5420, and 5520 series switches.