How Configure a Router Name and Set up the Banner

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Configuring a Router Name and Setting up the Banner

To set up the hostname ; Go to the global configuration mode then proceed

Hostname refers to the name that is displayed on the left side before  > or # or (config) ,right now the router name simple router that is by default

Configuring Hostname

 

Router>enable

Router#conf t

Router(config)#hostname techtip                 Name can be any word you choose

techtip(config)#

 

Configuring Banner

A banner is a message that is presented to someone using the router. The type of banner you configure determines when this message is shown to the user. You can configure three main types of banners on a Cisco router.

 

Router>en

Router#conf t

Router(config)# banner motd # message#
Here (#) sign is used as delimiting character. You can use any character

 

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