Edit in CLI

Edit in CLI

Available in the following locations among others in the FortiOS GUI you can select the Edit in CLI option to edit an item in the CLI. Editing an item is the CLI is available from the following locations

  • Firewall policy
  • Firewall address
  • Firewall service
  • Firewall schedule
  • Traffic shaper
  • Shaping policy
  • Policy route
  • Static route
  • Managed FortiAP

For example, if you are looking at a Firewall policy on the GUI and select Edit in CLI, the CLI console opens up inside the CLI configuration of the same policy. Some configurations options are only available from the CLI and this control allows you to easily edit specific items without having to find the item in the CLI.


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