EdgeSwitch-XP - Jumbo Frames


Readers will learn how to enable Jumbo Frame support on the EdgeSwitch-XP.

Applicable to the latest EdgeSwitch-XP firmware on the following models:
  • ES-5XP
  • ES-8XP
  • ES-16XP 
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Maximum MTU Support

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The maximum MTU size that the EdgeSwitch-XP supports is dependent on the ES-XP model. The EdgeSwitch-XP devices support jumbo frames with the following MTU sizes:

  • ES-5XP Maximum MTU size of 9216 bytes.
  • ES-8XP Maximum MTU size of 9720 bytes.
  • ES-16XP Maximum MTU size of 9720 bytes.

The support for jumbo frames is disabled by default, but can be enabled by following the steps below:

GUI: Access the ES-XP Web UI.

1. Navigate to the Device tab.

2. Check the Jumbo Frames (MTU 9216 or 9720, depending on the device model) checkbox in the Jumbo Frames section.

3. Apply the changes by clicking on the Save Changes button.

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