switch(config-if)#switchport mode trunk Command rejected: An interface whose trunk encapsulation is “Auto” can not be configured to “trunk” mode.
This is a result of a missing encapsulation command type (That is 802.1Q on that port). Follow the steps below to fix this “Command Rejected” error message.
– Enter the interface configuration mode and enter the following command below
switch(config-if)#switchport trunk encapsulation dot1q
Before proceeding with the rest configuration
– You can now set the port as a trunk without any issue.
switch(config-if)switchport mode trunk
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