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Hierarchy Level


Configure the interval between Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP) IPv4 advertisement packets.

All routers in the VRRP group must use the same advertisement interval.


When VRRPv3 is enabled, the advertise-interval statement cannot be used to configure advertisement intervals. Instead, use the fast-interval statement to configure advertisement intervals.


seconds—Interval between advertisement packets.

  • Range: 1 through 255 seconds

  • Default: 1 second

Required Privilege Level

interface—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.