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  1. Actually,you helped me figure out thank you. You are correct in your reply I guess I just had a brain fart :slight_smile:

    From the CISCO documentation - Thanks Andrew !!
    http://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/td/docs/switches/lan/catalyst3560/software/release/12-2_52_se/configuration/guide/3560scg/swvtp.html

    Switch(config)# vtp password mypassword hidden
     Generating the secret associated to the password.
     Switch(config)# end
    
     Switch# show vtp password
     VTP password: 89914640C8D90868B6A0D8103847A733
    
    Switch# vtp primary vlan
     Enter VTP password: mypassword
     This switch is becoming Pri
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  2. Thanks Luis, we will correct it.

  3. Hello Jama

    Yes this is normal. If a switch is configured as a CLIENT with a specific VTP domain, then it will only forward VTP updates that are in its own domain. If you change the password, it cannot register to the VTP server and thus will not accept VTP updates from the specific domain (or from any domain), because it doesn’t properly belong to it. The only way to have a switch forward VTP updates is in transparent mode.

    I hope this has been helpful!

    Laz

  4. Hello Roshan

    The purpose of the two types of servers (secondary and primary) are to improve redundancy. Specifically, a secondary server stores the received configuration in a local permanent storage space (for example, NVRAM) and updates other devices in the same domain and for the same instance. In the event that the primary server fails, a secondary server can be promoted to be a primary server. More information about this procedure and its benefits over VTPv1 and v2 can be found in the following Cisco Documentation:

    https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/products

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