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Nokia BSC Commands

Hello ,
These commands use for Nokia BSC & MSC.
Hot Keys:
Ctrl + B repeats last and previous commands on the MML
Ctrl + Y interrupts current command being typed or run
Alarm monitoring:
ZAHO; displays current active alarms in actual MSC and BSC only
ZEOL:#; displays active alarms on BCF (BCF = Site Manager or CF)
ZEEI:BCF=#; displays the operational state of the site
ZEOH:date,time:BCF=#; displays alarm history for site for the date and time listed
ZAHO:ET,#; displays current alarms for that ET (PCM)
ZAHP:ET,#; displays alarm history for that ET
ZEEL:BL; displays locked Sites, Sectors and TRXs on BSC
Investigating Clear Codes:
ZTUT:CLR; displays current clear codes on the MSC
ZTUL:CLR; displays latest history of clear codes
Canceling Bogus alarms on a Site: (Perform both commands)
ZEOR:#:alarm #; cancels alarm on site
ZEFR:#:OMU; resets the OMU (Operations and Maintenance Unit)
Canceling Bogus alarms on a BSC:
ZACC:####; cancels the alarm using the consecutive # in which it came in
ZACA:####; cancels the alarm using the alarm identifier #
Locking and unlocking a Site:
ZEFS:bcf #:L; locks entire Site without Forced Handover
ZEFS:bcf #:U; unlocks entire Site
Locking and unlocking Sectors:
ZEQS:BTS=#:L; locks entire sector down without Forced Handover
ZEQS:BTS=#:L:FHO,#; shuts down entire sector with Forced Handover
ZEQS:BTS=#:U; unlocks entire sector
Locking and unlocking TRXs:
ZERS:BTS=#,TRX=#:L; locks TRX down without Forced Handover
ZERS:BTS=#,TRX=#:L:FHO,#; shuts down TRX with Forced Handover
ZERS: BTS=#,TRX=#:U; unlocks TRX
Resetting the Site or OMU:
ZEFR:#:SITE; restarts SITE
ZEFR:#:OMU; restarts OMU

Bouncing Lap Ds on a Site:


ZDTI:::PCM=#; displays Lap D channels for entire site
ZDTC:lap d #:BL; blocks desired Lap D channel
ZDTC:lap d #:WO; places Lap D channel in working state
Error Checking on an ET (PCM):
ZYMO:ET,#; checks error counter for specific ET
ZYEU:ET,#:SLIDL=5; resets error counter for specific ET
Querying the # of calls on a site:
ZERO:BTS=#; displays all calls on desired sector
ZERO:BTS=#,TRX=#; displays all calls on desired TRX only
Sparing or Rolling a BCSU:
ZUSI:BCSU; displays what BCSU the SP was previously on
ZFWO:BCSU=0&&8; displays what BCSU the BL condition is on
ZUSC:BCSU,#:SP; spares the BCSU with the BL condition on it
Y for Yes executes the command
Statusing Timeslots:
ZEEL::BCF=#; Status the timeslots on a BCF
Status ET alarms on a BSC
ZAHP:ET,:::; Show all ET's that are in alarm
Taking an ET out of Seperated State
ZUSC:ET,#:SE; Will place the ET in a Separated - No Hardware state
(SE-NH)
Status session for User ID and commands:
ZIGO: Displays commands run for BSC on specific date and time.
Reloading software on a site:
ZEWV:BCF #:BU; Reloads the software on a BCF
Checking OMC alarms:
Open a terminal and telnet to the IP
Log in
Run the following command: df k
Taking an ET out of BL state:
ZUSC:ET,#:
WORKING
BLOCKED
TEST
SEPERATED

SEPERATED-NO HARDWARE
Go back up the tree to get it back into Working
Rolling the BCCH on a Sector:
ZDTI:::PCM=#; Find out what TSL the radio is on that you want the BCCH on
ZDTC:lapd:BL; Block the TSL on the radio that the BCCH is going to
ZDTC:lapd:AL; Allow activation of the TSL that the BCCH is going to
ZDTC:lapd:WO; Brings TSL to a working state that the BCCH is going to
ZDTI:::PCM=#; Find out what TSL the radio that HAD the BCCH is on
ZDTC:lapd:AD; Deny Activation of the TSL that HAD the BCCH on it
ZDTC:lapd:BL; Block the TSL that the BCCH was on
ZDTC:lapd:WO; Brings the TSL to a working state
Clearing Circuit Releasing Failed in CAS alarms:
The alarm that you are talking about happens on MF circuits and is caused by the LEC not releasing or
acknowledging us quick enough. Do to the latency, the Nokia locks out the trunk in question. When you
see this alarm you should assume that it is 911 related and the issue needs to be corrected ASAP. The
alarm field will be shown below.
SLMSC001 CASU-1 SWITCH 2005-11-27 00:07:37.44
*** ALARM CASU-1 1E001-00 SI9_SO
(9952) 2153 CIRCUIT RELEASING FAILED IN CAS
1081d 13d 29 0823 01 FF 01 02 01 01 10 00 00 00
If you look above I have highlighted in red the circuit that needs to be reset (1081-13). If you take the
circuit to a NU state for about 30 seconds and then back to WO it should clear.
ZCEC:CRCT=1081-1:BA;
ZCEC:CRCT=1081-1:NU;
ZCEC:CRCT=1081-1:BA;
ZCEC:CRCT=1081-1:WO;
Also, you should get a Low Traffic Capacity alarm with supplementary information. I have the alarm listed
below and the supplementary info is in red (02 0386). If you convert 386 from HEX to Decimal it comes
out to 902. At that time you can do the command ZRCI:SEA=3:CGR=902:PRINT=5:; and look at the
circuit group.
SLMSC001 CM-1 SWITCH 2005-11-29 08:07:22.06
CANCEL CM-1 1A003-03 KICKER
(0178) 2087 LOW TRAFFIC CAPACITY ON CIRCUIT GROUP 02 0386