Default Gateway Configuration
To display the following form, go to the Default Gateways Configuration form. Select a Default Gateway
ID, or open the Default Gateways folder and click Add Default Gateway.
Default Gateways are disabled by default.
The following table describes the Default Gateway Configuration controls:
Default Gateway Configuration controls
Default Gateway Identifier (1-4, 254)
Default Gateway IP Address
Enable/Disable Default Gateway
Enable/Disable ARP only health checks
Health Check Interval (0-60 sec)
Retries before Out of Service (1-120)
Selects a default Gateway to configure.
Configures the IP address of the default IP gateway using dotted decimal
Enables or disables the gateway for use.
Enables or disables Address Resolution Protocol (ARP) health checks. This
command is disabled by default.
The switch pings the default gateway to verify that it's up. The interval
option sets the time between health checks. The range is from 0 to 60
seconds. The default is 2 seconds.
Sets the number of failed health check attempts required before declaring
this default gateway inoperative. The range is from 1 to 120 attempts.
The default is 8 attempts.
Configuring the switch