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Open NX API Sandbox access

Question asked by on Oct 23, 2015
Latest reply on Oct 28, 2015 by ecorban

Hi I am trying to do REST calls to N9K and am having difficulty.


Instructions say - 'After Software VPN connection: Telnet/SSH access to the tool server and virtual network element. If required, to enable nxapi, run 'feature nxapi' on the switch. Use POSTMAN to post objects to the virtual element.'

1/ I have SSH access to N9k and toolbox server from windows PC.

2/ I enable feature nxapi on N9k and confirm running

switch-n9kV2# sh nxapi

nxapi enabled

HTTP Listen on port 80

HTTPS Listen on port 443


3/ When I try and use postman or standard HTTP/HTTPS from home PC to N9K sandbox management IP address i keep getting connection refused.


When I try and test if port 80/443 is open via telnei to those ports from toolbox server I get  connection refused


cisco@toolserver:~$ telnet 80


telnet: Unable to connect to remote host: Connection refused



Any tips?