Initial configuration

This procedure covers typical tasks required to configure the switch for basic operation. It describes how to connect to the switch for the first time and configure basic operational settings.

  1. Connect to the console port.
  2. Log into the switch for the first time.
  3. Configure the management interface.
  4. Connect to the management port.
  5. Configure switch time using the NTP client.
  6. Configure banners.
  7. Start the Web UI.
  8. Configure in-band management on a data port.