enable password

Syntax

enable password [ level securityLevel ] [ passwordType ] passwordText

no enable password [ level securityLevel ]

Release Information

Command introduced before JunosE Release 7.1.0.

Description

Sets a password to control access to certain types of commands. The first time you define a password, you must enter it in plain text. To view its encrypted form, use the show config display. To redefine the password at a later date, you can enter the password in its encrypted form. The no version removes the password requirement.

Note: On the E Series router, all passwords are stored as encrypted passwords.

Options

Mode

Global Configuration

Related Documentation