1: login to the switch through TELNET OR SSH
2: Standard configuration does not contain a password
3: type configure terminal
4: type a hostname “name of the switch”.
5: Type vlan 1 and configure an ip address
6: Enter a default gateway
7: type ip routing & default route “ip route 0.0.0.0 0.0.0.0 x.x.x.x”
When you enable routing, and default route. Your clients get a new default gateway. (The switch will act as gateway for the clients.)
With this configuration you will be able to browse to other Vlan’s on the switch.
8: configure spanning-tree
9: create a new VLAN (example. Vlan 100 )
10: Give the new VLAN an IP Address
11: Untag ports on the siwtch which you want to use for the new VLAN
When you finished the configuration and you run “show running-config” you will see a configuration like below.
12: show running-config