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Loopback Interfaces

Configuration > Networking > Loopback Interfaces

The loopback feature enhances reliability and security by enabling you to access your network using a single static IP address. If one interface goes down, you can access all interfaces through the single static IP address.

To add a loopback interface to your network:

  1. Navigate to Configuration > Networking > Loopback Interfaces.

    The Loopback tab opens.

  2. Click the edit icon next to the appliance to which you want to add a loopback interface.

    The Loopback Interfaces dialog box opens.

  3. Click Add.

    The Add Interface dialog box opens.

  4. Configure the following elements as needed:

    SegmentName of the segment, if enabled.
    InterfaceName of the loopback interface.
    IP/MaskIP address for the loopback interface.
    AdminSelect whether the admin status is up or down.
    LabelLabel of the loopback interface.
    ZoneZone you want to apply to your loopback interface.
  5. Click Add.

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