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Hierarchy Level

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 9.0 for EX Series switches.


Numeric identifier associated with the user account name, either assigned by an administrator or assigned automatically when you commit the user configuration. It is used by applications that request numeric identifiers, such as some RADIUS queries or secure applications such as flow-tap monitoring.


uid-value—Number associated with the login account. This value must be unique on the router or switch.

Range: 100 through 64000

Required Privilege Level

admin—To view this statement in the configuration.

admin-control—To add this statement to the configuration.