Troubleshooting Switch Issues

To perform a device check on switches, complete the following procedure:

  1. In the Aruba Central app, select one of the following options:
    • To select a group, label, site, or all devices in the filter, set the filter to one of the options under Groups, Labels, or Sites. For all devices, set the filter to Global.

      The dashboard context for the selected filter is displayed.

    • To select a switch in the filter:
      1. Set the filter to Global.
      2. Under Manage, click Devices > Switches.

        A list of switches is displayed in the List view.

      3. Click a switch under Device Name for which you want to perform diagnostic test.

        The dashboard context for the switch is displayed.

  2. Under Analyze > Tools, click the Device Check tab.

    The Device Check page is displayed.

  3. From the Sources drop-down, select a switch.
  4. From the Test drop-down, select one of the following tests to perform diagnostic checks on the selected switch:
  5. Click Run. The output is displayed in the Device Output section.

    The output is displayed in the Device Output section.

    For information about viewing and downloading the output, see Device Output.

    Unlike the other tests, for Cable Test, the output is displayed in a tabular format, and you cannot download, email, or export the output.