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Discussion :: Networking Basics - Networking Basics (Q.No.18)

18. 

What does the command routerA(config)#line cons 0 allow you to perform next?

[A]. Set the Telnet password.
[B]. Shut down the router.
[C]. Set your console password.
[D]. Disable console connections.

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The command line console 0 places you at a prompt where you can then set your console user-mode password.

Divya said: (Aug 11, 2016)  
What is a console?

Saurabh said: (Dec 10, 2016)  
The use of "line console 0" command is to connect a switch/router through the medium console. If there is only one console port, you can only choose "line console 0". However if you have more than the number goes as 1, 2, 3, 4. You can set a different or same password to all your console ports.

Shubham said: (Sep 14, 2017)  
Console is a port that port used to connect direct computer to router.

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