configure switch boot-menu delay

configure switch boot-menu delay [default | seconds]


Configures the boot menu timeout duration.

Syntax Description

boot-menu Specifies changing the boot menu configuration.
delay Specifies setting the delay before the switch automatically boots the ExtremeXOS image.
default Sets the boot delay to the default of 5 seconds.
seconds Sets the delay in seconds before booting. Range is 1 to 600 seconds. Default is 5 seconds.


The default is 5 seconds.

Usage Guidelines

To view the current setting for the boot menu delay, use the command show switch boot-menu.


The following example sets the boot delay to 10 seconds:

configure switch boot-menu delay 10


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 30.2.

Platform Availability

This command is only available on the ExtremeSwitching X465, X590, X690, X870.