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Port settings

The Port settings page allows the configuration of individual switch ports, and displays information for each port.

The following information and configuration options are described in the table below.

Option Description
Port Shows the port number.
Label Shows the label, if any, that you've assigned to the port.
Flow control Shows the current flow control status of the port. The status can be:
  • Enabled: Flow control is turned on
  • Disabled: Flow control is turned off
  • Not set: Flow control status hasn't been configured
Speed / Duplex Show the current speed and duplex setting of the port. The setting can be:
  • Auto: The speed and duplex settings are automatically negotiated between connected ports
  • 10M / Half: Ten megabit, half-duplex
  • 10M / Full: Ten megabit, full-duplex
  • 100M / Half: One hundred megabit, half-duplex
  • 100M / Full: One hundred megabit, full-duplex
  • 1G / Full: One gigabit, full-duplex.
  • Disabled: The port is disabled
  • Not set: The port hasn't been configured.
Untagged VLAN Shows the untagged VLAN assigned to the port. Only one untagged VLAN can be assigned to a single port.
Tagged VLAN Shows the tagged VLANs assigned to the port. You can assign multiple tagged VLANs to a single port.
Configuration source Shows how the port was configured. You can configure a port manually or by using a site template.

You can combine multiple Ethernet or SFP links into a single logical link between two network devices for greater throughput and high availability. You can also configure different port speeds for the LAG ports. These LAG ports can be used to create VLAN configurations at the site or switch level.

To configure LAG ports, do as follows:

  1. Click Port settings.

    Click Port settings

  2. Scroll down to the LAG Ports section, and click on a port you want to make a LAG port.

    LAG Ports section

  3. In the Manage LAG window, select the type as LACP.

    Manage LAG window, select type

  4. From the Ports drop-down menu, slect the ports to add to the LAG group.

    Manage LAG window, add ports

  5. Click Save.

    Click Save

  6. If required, give the ports a label.

    Label ports

  7. From the drop-down menu, select Enable for each port you added to the LAG group.

    Select Enable

  8. From the drop-down menu, select the speed of each port. You can select a different speed for each port if needed.

    Select port speed

  9. Scroll back to the top of the page and click Update to push the new settings to the switch.

    Update settings