Submit a ticketCall us

Systems Monitoring for Dummies
Our new eBook will teach you the fundamentals and help you create monitors and alerts that are effective, meaningful, and actionable. Monitoring is more than a checkbox on your to-do list. This free eBook will give you practical advice to help you succeed in all aspects of monitoring – discovery, alerting, remediation, and troubleshooting. Don’t miss out on this indispensable resource for newbies, experienced IT pros, and everyone in between. Register Now.

Home > Success Center > Kiwi CatTools > Add a Device in Cattools for Gigamon device

Add a Device in Cattools for Gigamon device

Table of contents
Created by Chris Foley, last modified by MindTouch on Jun 23, 2016

Views: 77 Votes: 1 Revisions: 5


This article provides information and steps to configure Kiwi CatTools to backup a Gigamon device, when it does not exist as a device type in CatTools. 


  • CatTools version 3.6 and later
  • All Windows versions


1. Add a new Device to CatTools and set the Device Type to Generic.Device. 

2. Enter the settings on the Device Information and Password fields. 

3. Go to Variations tab, and then click Use Variations.

4. On the Full Prompts tab, set the following fields:

Full Enable prompt - {device name} #

Full Config prompt - {device name} >

Note: The device name appears in the prompt when you are logged into the Gigamon device. 


5. Go to the Additional Commands tab and set the Disable Paging field to term len 999.

6. Click Save, and then click OK. 

7. Add a new Device.Backup.Running config  activity and assign the new Device to this activity.



Last modified