enable account

enable account [all {admin|user | name } ]


Enables the specified account locally.

Syntax Description

all Specifies that all accounts, or all accounts of a certain type, will be enabled locally.
admin Specifies that adminstrative privileged accounts will be enabled locally.
user Specifies that user privileged accounts, including lawful intercept accounts, will be enabled locally.
name Specifies the name of the account that will be enabled locally.



Usage Guidelines

Enabling accounts affects the following northbound interfaces:
  • Console
  • SSH
  • HTTP
  • XML


The following example enables all accounts locally:

enable account all


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 15.7.1.

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.