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How to efficiently subnet a network [duplicate]

I have base ip address 10.6.0.0/16. I need to divide this network into 12 subnets, and I need at least 80 computers in one network. Please explain how to calculate correctly subnets. I understand that ...
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NAT and DMZ Cisco ASR 1001

OHAI got weird situation on my two Cisco ASR 1001. First one is WAN router, the other one is CORE distribution inside the office. So I've got one public IP on my WAN, and got this particular line: ...
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What is “Cisco STG” and why would it dynamically replace a wildcard certificate on port 5061?

I have a lync client that is connecting to a Lync Edge server on port 5061. I get an invalid certificate error when connecting. When I run wireshark, during the TLS setup, and inside the ...
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Firewall Ports for Toshiba CIX server

Other then SIP ports: 5060 and 5061 what other ports need to be opened to have a phone set up in a satellite office with via external IP address. Phone Server CIX100 Firewall ASA 5510
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Is enabling https on a Cisco router a considerable security risk?

I would like to use Cisco's Network Assistant to manage my Cisco routers (I know there are other solutions for this, but for now I've decided to use CNA). It requires the HTTP or HTTPS service to be ...
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Show code for specific block in cisco IOS conf mode?

I work with Fortigate gear a lot and in the CLI it's possible to navigate to a node (say config system global then type in show and it will show me the configuration from that block. In IOS I can't ...
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Change source IP for packet incoming in VPN tunnel

The following configuration allows me to change the source IP from 192.168.0.0/24 to 172.16.0.100 when hosts going to 10.0.0.100 and it works. But I can't achieve this goal for the hosts incoming from ...
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Diskless cluster using Perceus: nodes don't boot

I'm constructing diskless cluster using Perceus. Few days ago, I succeed Clustering using Perceus. Nodes are booted well and i can use ssh to nodes. Even i run mpi program. Today, I tried to ...
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Cisco Easy VPN - Port forwarding needed at remote end?

I was in the process of setting up a site-to-site ipsec vpn tunnel behind a mobile broadband router when i found out that i wasnt able to port forward on that network so i wont be able to use the ...
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DDoS Network Protection Devices

In our office we're running a Cisco ASA 5510 firewall. Is this device enough if we want to protect against DDoS attacks? What devices (like cisco guard, etc) do you recommend and what's the user ...
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Cisco IOS - Problems with NAT and port forwarding

I have a problem forwarding ports. I have configured a NAT pool of 1 address (192.168.5.2) and assigned that address to the WAN interface. I assigned networks to the access-list, and bind the two ...
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Cisco 2801 - ACL example to prevent certain users in same subnet from accessing certain devices [closed]

May be a simple answer, but does anyone have an example of an ACL that would prevent certain users (preferably based on MAC address, so that I can not have to deal with static DHCP addressing) from ...
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Cisco 7945 Phone won't boot after power outage [closed]

I have two Cisco 7945 phones that will not boot after a recent power outage. I tried using this (http://amyengineer.com/tag/9-31sr1/) method to load the firmware back on. Sadly, the phone doesn't ...
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Setting Up A Windows 2008 NPS Server As A Radius Server For A Cisco AP541N Cluster

I have a cluster of Cisco AP541N access points. I am trying to use the Radius authentication for WPA-Enterprise authentication, but I cannot get the APs to query the server properly. Does anyone ...
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Cisco ASA NAT - internal host see its public ip

I have a server hosted by a provider which uses Cisco ASA to do nat. The problem I have is that the internal server that is nat-ed with a public ip will see its public ip as source ip. This basically ...
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Is it possible to load access-list on Cisco Router with BGP or SNMP?

I was wondering if there is any Cisco product that supports import of external list with IP ranges to be blocked or allowed. CIRD format: # List distributed by ... 123.15.49.0/24 60.166.28.0/24 ...
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Add non-flex switch to existing switch stack

I have an existing stack consisting of two CISCO 2960-S series switches. They are connected using the flex-stacking cables in the back, the top one being the master and the lower being the slave. I ...
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IPSEC Tunnel with OpenSwan on Ubuntu <-> CISCO Router

I have setup a tunnel between a UBUNTU SERVER linux box and a CISCO ROUTER. This is what's the topology looks like: host 1 ------ UBUNTU SERVER IPSEC <---> CISCO ROUTER ------ host 2 | ...
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why cisco VPNC work on the second time each time and not on the first time

I use the vpnc ( cisco VPN that installed on linux red-hat 6.X ) and the vpnc.conf file look like this more /etc/vpnc.conf ## generated by pcf2vpnc IPSec ID Comvwde IPSec gateway 217.118.6.7 ...
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Cisco Serial vs T1/E1

I have a router and I have the chance to receive the WAN connection either from a Serial port (Smart Serial) or T1/E1. I have both cards for Serial and E1/T1 interfaces. I really don't know what are ...
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Fixed ip to specific lan port

How should I go forth to set a fixed/static ip dedicated to one lan port in my switch or router, so that everything i plug in that specific port acquires the same ip? I have a Linksys EA6700 Wireless ...
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enable lacp mode active on isr 2951

Any idea if ISR 2951 support LACP ... i don't see any cli command to enable it. My router IOS version is 15.2(4)M7. Can you help please. below is my config: interface Port-channel1.1 description ...
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QoS - What is the 6. Bit in the DS-Field?

RFC 2474 uses the ToS byte for Differentiated Services Code Point: 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 +---+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+ | DSCP field |CU/ECN | ...
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Cisco router - edit or view file content in telnet

Is there a command for editing (or at least viewing) text file content (that is on flash card) ?
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cannot access my cisco 881W AP interface

I have a new Cisco 881w AP and I am trying to get to the AP interface. When i follow the procedures outlined by Cisco, i get asked for a username and password. I have tried all the suggested ...
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Cisco VPN and .pcf file

I have few of profiles .pcf files , and I used them in order to automate the vpmclient connection VIA CLI command I have WIN XP server for example vpmclient connect "customor_alpha" ...
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Cisco, How to do a subnetting scheme using VLSM and RIP-2?

I'm studying for my CCNA exam and I have to create a VLSM scheme using RIP-2 for the following requirements: (this is an exercise) Use the class C network 192.168.1.0 network for your ...
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Cisco switch port to ip address mapping

How can I pull a list of the IP addresses that each device has that is connected to the switch. Example: Port: gi1/15 = 192.168.1.4 Port: gi1/16 = 192.168.1.5 What command do you suggest?
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Cisco 2516 Console access via RJ45 port?

I have just taken delivery of a basic Cisco lab and I would like to check the routers and switches etc. are in 'working' condition before I start playing around with them. The first hurdle is ...
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Cisco IOS command : default-information originate vs redistribute static

I am quite confusing with the Cisco IOS command. what's the actual difference between redistribute static as i learn in EIGRP whereas default-information originate in RIP/RIPv2/OSPF? I hope to get ...
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How to delete multiple files from a Cisco router flash memory

I have filled up my router's flash with voice files and folders and wanted to remove them. I there a script that can delete all files in flash except for the IOS image?
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CISCO : vtp server and client

I was doing some cisco exercises on configuring a vtp server and client, something I can't figure out is : I setup a vtp server, added my VLAN's I then took another switch that was attached to ...
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Cisco non-designated

Suggest I have two switches with two links to eachother, is there a way to manually set the non-designated port ? (apart from changing the speed on the port)
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VTP server : advertising a vlan that should not be on the trunk

On a vtp server, when configuring the trunks, I am not allowing a certain vlan on that trunk. However it still gets advertised by the vtp server. It cannot be used, but I am wondering if there is a ...
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CCNA Case Study - Static Routes

I'm currently doing the CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) course at school and am a bit stuck on my case study, so I was wondering if anyone could help. I have the following topology: I ...
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Can 'show mac address-table' be used inside user mode? [closed]

I've been studying for my CCNA exams using Cisco ICND1 Official Cert Guide, Wendell Odom. On one question they ask in which modes show mac address-table can be executed. The answer is User mode and ...
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Simplex, half-duplex, full-duplex (ccent1)

If simplex, half and full duplex are OSI layer 5 (session layer) modes, why are they configurable on a l2 switch?
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Cisco vpn access to another router

I am using a Cisco ASA 5505 to VPN into my network (which is working great), and I want to connect to a different network that is on a Asus RT-N66v. For example: network 10.1.1.1 is my VPN and ...
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How to view call history for users on Cisco Unified Communications Manager?

Is there a way to view the call information that can be found on the phone such as received calls, placed calls, and missed calls?
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How to automate updating of a setting on Cisco phones remotely?

Normally, to make a change one would get the IP address of a Cisco VOIP phone, access its settings via a web browser and make any changes to the settings they need to using the web interface. Is it ...
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Is there a Cisco IOS command for finding out the serial number of a switch / router?

I am doing an inventory of all of our switches and I was wondering if there's a Cisco IOS command that will return the serial number for a switch and router? Thanks in advance!
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Cisco ASA - difference between inside_access_in and inside_access_out?

So a minor problem we have is any internal servers have no (non-icmp) access to the outside is being blocked. Our current config is: inside_access_in any ---> any ---> icmp inside_access_out ...
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how to setup snmptraps to automatically report ports that when down due to 'err-disabled'?

I'd like to automatically monitor all ports on my switches and get notified whenever a port goes down. So far I have to connect to each switch manually and read out the disabled ports by hand: show ...
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Load balancing across uneven links (Cisco\OSPF)

I know that OSPF will load balance across equal cost paths such as: R1 ------------------ R3 | 100mbit | | | | 1gbit| |100mbit | | ...
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Catalyst 3750 switch shows gibberish in the console on boot (could be a baud rate issue)

I've got a Catalyst 3750 series switch here, I switch it on by holding the 'Mode' button and then plugging in the power. In PuTTY console I can't type anything, but when I press anything on keyboard, ...
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Route Email to external IP Cisco ASA 5515

I have a cisco ASA 5515X with two WAN connections and one LAN connection. As far as I understand, I hace the firewall configured to allow SMTP traffic through WAN2 interface, but not through WAN1. ...
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Many error lines in snmpwalk report

Devices : Cisco SG 300 switch / Ubuntu 14.04 LTS when I run a snmpwalk, I get many error lines before the actual requested datas. Example: snmpwalk -v3 -u public 192.168.0.20 IF-MIB::ifHighSpeed ...
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Configure hairpinning on Cisco 871 IOS 12.4(15)T4?

I'm a newbie to IOS. In the past I've used consumer routers which seem to have the smarts to automatically route requests to internal hosts addressed by their public name back to the internal network. ...
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How to terminate any ip/ip tunnel which has this host as destination

I am in a situation where I want to terminate any tunnels at one device. I.e. I want to be able to create a tunnel to this device from any source ip adress. Something which can inspect a packet, see ...
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how to allow a subnet to surf internet in Juniper and Cisco ASA

how to allow a subnet to surf internet in Juniper and Cisco ASA is there an configuration example to show allow a subnet of class C IP address to surf internet in Juniper and in Cisco ASA ? assume ...