EdgeRouter - Access the CLI from the Web UI


Readers will learn how to access the CLI (Command Line Interface) from the Web UI.

Applicable to the latest EdgeOS firmware on all EdgeRouter models. Please see the Related Articles below for more information.
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Accessing the Command Line

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In order to access the Command Line Interface, use the CLI  cli.png button in the top-right corner of the Web UI.

1. A separate shell window will open.

2. Log in using the same user credentials that were used to log in to the GUI.

ATTENTION: Although no characters (*) appear while entering a password, input is received.

3. Use the ? to see a listing of all available CLI commands.

NOTE: See theConfiguration and Operational Mode article for more information on how to use the Command Line.
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