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  1. Hi Rene,

    Hub(config-router-af-interface)#add-paths <1-4> "Number of add paths to be advertised"
    Can you explain more about when we use the number of 1, 2, 3, or 4?
    Even though I tested with add-paths of 1-2-3-4, the result’s nothing change.

    Spoke1#sho ip route eigrp 
    D     192.168.34.0/24 [90/102405120] via 172.16.123.4, 00:01:42, Tunnel0
                          [90/102405120] via 172.16.123.3, 00:01:42, Tunnel0

  2. Hello Dawn

    The add-paths is used when you have multiple paths from the hub to a specific network that can be reached via multiple spokes. EIGRP however advertises only one path as the best path to connected spokes. The add-paths command allows EIGRP to advertise up to an additional four. This will only be seen if multiple paths are present to the same network.

    For the topology in question:

    https://cdn-forum.networklessons.com/uploads/default/original/2X/1/14541df83e62421372b52356d2ec3999bfecd95c.png


    As can be seen, there are two routes to the 192.168.12.0/... Continue reading in our forum

  3. Hi Laz,

    Thanks for your kind explanation.
    I understood.

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