nm-connection-editor man page

nm-connection-editor — network connection editor for NetworkManager


nm-connection-editor [ Options ]


nm-connection-editor is a GTK‐based application to add, remove, and modify network connections stored by NetworkManager.  NetworkManager must be running for any network connections to be added, removed, or modified.


-t, --type=<type>

Type of connection to create or show.  Values are NetworkManager setting names, eg "802-3-ethernet", "802-11-wireless", "bridge", "bond", "infiniband", "vlan", etc.  Does nothing if --create or --show is not given.

-s, --show

Expand or collapse the network list to highlight the network connection type given by --type.

-c, --create

Create a new connection of the type given by --type and allow the user to modify connection details.

-e, --edit=<uuid>

Show the network connection edit window for the connection of the given UUID.

See Also

nmcli(1), NetworkManager(8), nm-applet(1).

Referenced By

guestfs-hacking(1), NetworkManager(8), NetworkManager.conf(5), nm-applet(1), nmcli(1), nmcli-examples(7), nmtui(1).

15 February 2013