show tech-support

To display information for Cisco technical support, use the show tech-support command.

show tech-support [ brief | commands | feature ]

Syntax Description

brief
(Optional) Displays information only about the status of the device.
commands
(Optional) Displays the complete list of commands that are executed by the show tech-support command.
feature
(Optional) Specific feature name. Use the command-line interface (CLI) context-sensitive help (for example, show tech-support ? ) for the list of features.

Command Default

Displays information for all features.

Command Modes

EXEC mode

Command History

Release
Modification
4.0(0)N1(1a)
This command was introduced.

Usage Guidelines

The output from the show tech-support command is very long. To better manage this output, you can redirect the output to a file (for example, show tech-support > filename ) in the local writable storage file system or the remote file system.

You can use one of the following redirection methods:

Examples

This example shows how to display technical support information:

switch# show tech-support
 

This example shows how to redirect the technical support information to a file:

switch# show tech-support > bootflash:TechSupport.txt
 

This example shows how to display the brief technical support information for the switch:

switch# show tech-support brief
 

This example shows how to display the technical support information for a specific feature:

switch# show tech-support aaa
 

This example shows how to display the commands used to generate the technical support information:

switch# show tech-support commands