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    Connecting to a Junos OS Virtual Machine

    To connect to a Junos OS virtual machine:

    1. Select Topologies > Access Active Topologies.

      Note: If you have access to only one topology, the Access Active Topology window appears.

      If you have access to more than one topology, a dialog box appears, prompting you to select an active topology.

    2. Click the Virtual Machine tab to display connection information to the console port and management Ethernet (ge 0/0/0) of your virtual machines, as shown in Figure 1.

      Figure 1: Virtual Machine Connection Information

      Virtual Machine Connection Information
    3. Either telnet to the console port or SSH to the management IP address of the virtual machine.
    4. If you connect to a Junos OS product, you will see a CLI prompt. Log in using root (for VMX device) or juniper (for all other devices) as the username and Clouds as the password.
    5. Enter cli to start using the Junos OS environment.
    6. Make configuration changes in edit mode, then commit to implement the changes on the Junos OS device.

    Published: 2013-08-15