troubleshooting Question

Setting the Console Password on a Cisco Router

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Can anyone explain when I set the console password as described below and then then the login command I get the result below i.e. '%Incomplete command.'  ???

Router(config)#line console 0
Router(config-line)#password cisco
Router(config-line)#login
% Incomplete command.

Router(config-line)#login ?
authentication Authentication parameters.
ctrlc-disable Disable CONTROL-C during login.
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