Help us improve your experience.

Let us know what you think.

Do you have time for a two-minute survey?


show system snapshot media



This command displays information about the partitioning scheme present on the media. Information for only one root is displayed for single-root partitioning, whereas information for both roots is displayed for dual-root partitioning.


  • compact-flash— Show snapshot information from the CompactFlash card. (Supported on SRX5400, SRX5600, SRX5800)

  • external— Show snapshot information from the external CompactFlash card. (Not supported on SRX5000 line devices)

  • hard-disk— Show snapshot information from the Hard Disk. (Supported on SRX5400, SRX5600, SRX5800)

  • internal— Show snapshot information from internal media. (Not supported on SRX5000 line devices)

  • usb— Show snapshot information from device connected to USB port.

Required Privilege Level


Output Fields

Table 1 lists the output fields for the show system snapshot media command. Output fields are listed in the approximate order in which they appear.

Table 1: show system snapshot media Output Fields

Field Name

Field Description

Creation date

Date and time of the last snapshot.

JUNOS version on snapshot

Junos OS release number of individual software packages.

Sample Output

show system snapshot media compact-flash

show system snapshot media external

show system snapshot media internal

show system snapshot media usb

show system snapshot media hard-disk

Release Information

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 10.2 .