Readers will learn how to enable Passive PoE on the interfaces of an ES-XP using the command line.
NOTES & REQUIREMENTS:
Applicable to the latest EdgeSwitch-XP firmware on the following models:
Device used in this article:
How to enable the PoE Output using SSH
CLI: Access the command line interface (CLI). You can do this by using a program such as PuTTY.
1. Choose between the following PoE settings (depending on the ES-XP model):
OffNo PoE output
24VPassive PoE output using 24V
48VPassive PoE output using 48V
2. To enable Passive PoE output on Port 1 using 24V, run the following command:
poe 1 24
3. To disable Passive PoE output on Port 1, run the following command:
poe 1 0
WARNING: Make sure that a compatible PoE device is plugged into the port before enabling the Passive PoE output.