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I'm trying to get a catalyst going for remote management using cisco network assistant.

I've basically, enabled telnet;

enable
conf t
line vty 0 15
password {password}
login
exit

gave it an IP

int vlan1
ip address {IP} {Subnet}
no shutdown
exit

gave it a default gateway

ip default-gateway {IP}

enabled web management

ip http server
exit

and write mem to save it all. I can ping, telnet and access cisco network assistant from inside the network perfectly. But the problem I'm having is accessing it from outside, can't even ping the device. I can ssh to other servers behind the network just fine. There is no firewall in place at the moment, the provider's drop is plugged in gige port 1

Do you know what I could be doing wrong?

Thanks in advance

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if ip routing is switched on, try giving it a default route ip default route 0.0.0.0 0.0.0.0 <next hop> –  Steve Feb 3 '13 at 22:16
    
Can you ping other devices on that same VLAN in that same subnet? If not, the problem is with your network setup generally and not the switch. –  David Schwartz Feb 3 '13 at 22:16
    
Steve got it, gateway of last resort was not set, as soon as I set it, it worked! ip route 0.0.0.0 0.0.0.0 {gateway IP} –  Roger V. Feb 4 '13 at 18:32

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