Configure command line options

Configure the command line interface to meet your needs.

  1. Use the following command to set the terminal character width and number of lines:

hostname (config)# cli session terminal width <number of characters>

hostname (config)# cli session terminal length <number of lines>

  1. Auto logout is enabled by default. To change the auto logout time use the following command:

hostname (config)# cli default auto-logout <minutes>

To disable auto-logout, set the minutes to 0.

  1. To enable or disable paging use the following command:

hostname (config)# [no] cli default paging enable

  1. Use the show cli command to see current CLICommnad line interface settings.
  2. To save the running configuration, type configuration write.