Would you like to learn how to configure an HP Switch VLAN using the web interface instead of using the command-line? In this tutorial, we are going to show you all the steps required to configure a VLAN on an HP Switch 1910, 1920 or 5500 using the web interface.

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Tutorial - HP Switch Vlan Configuration

Open a browser software, enter the IP address of your Switch and access the HP Switch web interface.

HP Switch Login

On the prompt screen, enter the administrative login information.

Factory default access information:
Username: admin
Password: (no password)

After a successful login, the administrative menu will be displayed.

Access the Network menu, and select the VLAN option.

hp switch vlan menu

On the VLAN screen, select the Create tab on the top of the screen.

To create a new VLAN, enter the desired identification number and click on the Create button.

hp switch vlan creation

In our example, the following VLANS were created:  7, 100, 500 and 999.

After finishing the Vlan creation, you are allowed to associate a switch port to a Vlan.

Tutorial - HP Switch VLAN Association

On the VLAN screen, select the Modify Port tab on the top of the screen.

To configure a switch port as a VLAN member, you will need to:

• Select the desired port.

• Select the Link Type option.

• Select the Access mode.

In our example, we configured the switch port 10 in access mode.

hp switch vlan configuration

To configure the switch port as a Vlan member you need to:

• Select the desired port.

• Select the untagged membership type.

• Enter the ID of the desired VLAN.

In our example, we configured the switch port 10 as a member of VLAN 999.

Any device connected to the port 10 will be a member of VLAN 10.

hp switch vlan association

You have successfully created an HP Switch VLAN.

You have successfully configured a switch port as a VLAN member.

Don’t forget to save your switch configuration.