neighbor default-originate


neighbor {<IP-ADDR>|<PEER-GROUP-NAME>} default-originate [route-map <MAP-NAME>]

no neighbor {<IP-ADDRESS>|<PEER-GROUP-NAME>} default-originate [route-map <MAP-NAME>]


Enables the local router to send the default route to a neighbor. The neighbor can then use this route to reach the router when all other routes are unavailable. Use the route-map option to configure the route map to modify the default route attributes.

The no form of this command disables this feature.

Command context





Specifies an IP address in IPv4 format (x.x.x.x), where x is a decimal number from 0 to 255, or IPv6 format (xxxx:xxxx:xxxx:xxxx:xxxx:xxxx:xxxx:xxxx), where x is a hexadecimal number from 0 to F.


Specifies a peer group.


Sets the route map to modify the default route attributes.


Administrators or local user group members with execution rights for this command.


switch(config-bgp-ipv4-uc)# neighbor default-orginate
switch(config-bgp-ipv4-uc)# no neighbor default-originate
switch(config-bgp-ipv4-uc)# neighbor PG default-originate
switch(config-bgp-ipv4-uc)# no neighbor PG default-originate