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banner motd

banner motd—Configure banner text to be displayed after a user logs in to a Viptela device.

vManage Feature Template

For all Viptela devices:

Configuration ► Templates ► Banner

Command Hierarchy

  motd "text"


Login Banner Text
Text string for the login banner. The string can be from 1 to 2048 characters long. If the string contains spaces, enclose it in quotation marks. To insert a line break, type \n.

Operational Commands

show running-config


Set a post-login banner:

vSmart(config)# banner motd "Welcome to vSmart Controller 1"
vSmart(config-banner)# commit and-quit
Commit complete.
vSmart# exit
MacBook-Pro:~ me$ ssh
login: admin
Welcome to vSmart Controller 1
admin connected from using  on vSmart

Release Information

Command introduced in Viptela Software Release 14.1.​
Maximum banner length changed to 2048 characters in Release 15.1.1.

Additional Information

banner login
Viptela Device Login

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