enable netlogin

enable netlogin [{dot1x} {mac} {web-based}]


Enables network login authentication modes.

Syntax Description

dot1x Specifies 802.1X authentication.
mac Specifies MAC-based authentication.
web-based Specifies web-based authentication.


All types of authentication are disabled.

Usage Guidelines

Any combination of types of authentication can be enabled on the same switch. At least one of the authentication types must be specified on the command line.

Entering enable netlogin mac adds configure netlogin add mac-list default configuration by default.

To disable an authentication mode, use the following command:

disable netlogin [{dot1x} {mac} {web-based}]


The following command enables web-based network login:

enable netlogin web-based


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 11.1.

Default configure netlogin add mac-list default configuration was added in ExtremeXOS 31.3.

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.