enable snmpv3

enable snmpv3 default-group


Selectively enables SNMPv3 default-group access on the switch.

Syntax Description

default-group Specifies SNMPv3 default-group.



Usage Guidelines

This command is used to enable SNMPv3 default-group access.

Enabling SNMPv3 default-group access activates the access to an SNMPv3 default-group and the user-created SNMPv3-user part of default-group. This command produces an error if SNMPv3 access is disabled on the switch.

The default groups are: admin, initial, v1v2c_ro, v1v2c_rw.


The following command enables the default group access on the switch:

enable snmp default-group


This command was available in ExtremeXOS 12.2.

It was also included in ExtremeXOS 11.6.4 and ExtremeXOS 12.1.2.

The default-user option was removed in ExtremeXOS 22.1.

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.