Palo Alto CLI Tips and Tricks
Updated: 7th of February 2021
Published: 27th of January 2021
Handy tips and tricks for working with the Palo Alto network CLI.
Config Output Format
The configuration output format can be changed. This can be useful for backing up the config or capturing a structured format from the CLI.
The following formats are available:
# Set the desired format from operational mode (>). > set cli config-output-format <format> # Enter configuration mode to view the config in the selected format. > configure # show
test command can be used to
test a number of things from the CLI.
# Command format test <test-object> [options]
HTTPs Server Connectivity Test
test http-server address 126.96.36.199 protocol HTTPS