Configure Network Interfaces

Example:

  • Set wan1 interface to static IP address 198.51.100.244/255.255.255.240
  • Configured default route of 198.51.100.241.
  • Allow ping and HTTPS on wan1 interface
  • Set LAN interface to 192.168.100.1/255.255.255.192
  • Set LAN interface’s DHCP scope address range as 192.168.100.30-59
  • Change lease time from default of 7 days to 2 hours
config system interface
 edit wan1
  set mode static
  set ip 198.51.100.244/28
  set allowaccess ping https fgfm
 next
 edit lan
  set ip 192.168.100.1/26
 end
config router static
 edit 0 
  set gateway 198.51.100.241
  set distance 1
  set device wan1
 end
config sys dhcp server
 edit 1
  set default-gateway 192.168.100.1
  set netmask 255.255.255.192
  set lease-time 7200
  config ip-range
   edit 1
    set start-ip 192.168.100.30
    set end-ip 192.168.100.59
   end
  end

Other useful commands

Change the admin user password:

config system admin
 edit admin
 set password MyNewPassword end

Create a secondary admin user

config system admin
    edit secondadminusername
      set accprofile super_admin
      set password MyPasswordGoesHere

Disabled/Enable an interface

config system interface
 edit lan
  set status down
 next
 edit lan
  set status up
 end

Enable sending of LLDP information

config system global
    set lldp-transmission enable
end

Check the route table

get router info routing-table all

Check the ARP Table

get system arp

Get the software version and serial number

get system status

Ping something

execute ping 8.8.8.8

Reboot the firewall

execute reboot