Keepalive Command on CISCO Router/Switch

Command

Keepalive

Use

This command changes how often an interface sends a keepalive to prove to its directly connected neighbor it is still up/up. The default is 10 seconds

Syntax

Router(config-if)#keepalive <seconds>

Example

In this example, we will lower Fa0/0’s keepalive to 5 seconds .

R1(config)#int fa0/0
R1(config-if)#keepalive 5
R1(config-if)#do sh int fa0/0 | in Keepalive
Keepalive set (5 sec)

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