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Changing the default VLAN on a Cisco switch?

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YashyFlag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
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hi guys,

I want to change the default VLAN 1 on our Cisco switch to another ID. So let's say I want to assign it VLAN5, do I just type 'default-vlan-id 5'?

And will this affect any routes/setup on the ports of VLAN1? Or will nothing be affected?

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