Cisco Nexus 6000 Series NX-OS Unicast Routing Command Reference
F Commands
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F Commands

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F Commands

feature vrrp

F Commands

This chapter describes the Cisco NX-OS Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP) commands that begin with F.

feature vrrp

To enable the Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP), use the feature vrrp command. To disable VRRP, use the no form of this command.

feature vrrp

no feature vrrp

Syntax Description

This command has no arguments or keywords.

Command Default


Command Modes

Global configuration mode

Command History



This command was introduced.

Usage Guidelines

You must enable the VRRP feature before you can configure VRRP.

Note In Cisco NX-OS Release 5.0(3)N1(1), a software upgrade on the Cisco Nexus 5548 switch and the Cisco Nexus 5596 switch that has the Layer 3 features enabled is disruptive. You must reload the switch and the Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extender.

This command does not require a license.

Note Make sure the LAN Base Services license is installed on the switch to enable Layer 3 interfaces.


This example shows how to enable the VRRP feature:

switch# configure terminal
switch(config)# feature vrrp 

This example shows how to disable the VRRP feature:

switch# configure terminal
switch(config)# no feature vrrp 

Related Commands


clear vrrp

Clears all the software counters for the specified virtual router.

show feature

Displays the status of features on a switch.

show vrrp

Displays VRRP configuration information.


Configures a VRRP group on an interface.