SNMPv3 creates users as access control mechanisms, and creating users is more complex but also more secure and more flexible. You can also require that users must authenticate and use encryption.

Syntax   snmp-user-show user-name name-string auth|no-auth auth-hash md5|sha priv|no-priv

user-name name-string

Specifies the user name.


Specifies if authentication is required or not.

auth-hash md5|sha

Specify the type of authentication hashing algorithm.

priv-password priv-password-string

Specify the password for privileges mode.


Specifies if privileges are assigned or not.

Formatting Options

format fields-to-display

Display output using a specific parameter. Use all to display all possible output.

parsable-delim character

Display output formatted for machine parsing using a specified delimiter.


Display output in ascending order.


Display output in descending order.

show dups

Display duplicate entries in the output.

layout vertical|horizontal

Format the output in a vertical or horizontal layout.

show-interval seconds-interval

Repeat the show command at a specified interval.


Display column headers or not.

limit-output number

Limit the display output to a specific number of entries.


Display the number of entries in the output. This is useful with vRouter show commands.


Display full values in the output instead of scaled approximate values.


Display integer values instead of mapped values


Aggregate output by specific parameters. If sum-by fields are specified, records that have the same value in sum-by fields are combined and displayed as one aggregate record. NOTE: This option is only available for show commands that collect statistics such as connection-stats-show.

Defaults   None

Access   CLI


Version 2.0

Command introduced.

Version 2.1

The parameter, auth-password, and priv-password added.

Version 2.6.0

The parameter, auth-hash, added.


Usage   Use this command to display information about users configured for SNMPv3.

Examples  To display SNMPv3 user information, use the following command:

CLI network-admin@switch > snmp-user-show

See Also