The operating system used on the majority of Cisco's routers and switches; a package of routing, switching, internetworking and telecommunications functions tightly integrated with a multitasking operating system. For Apple's mobile device OS, use apple-ios.

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cisco router loses configuration on reload even after saving it

I'm configuring a Cisco 3640 and it's not saving simple things like my hostname. I've tried with 'wr' and 'copy running-config startup-config'. Also erased the configuration but no luck. There's no ...
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How to choose VDSL firmware on a Cisco 887VA router?

On Cisco ADSL routers, there is a wide choice of modem firmware releases available, as well as IOS releases; each IOS release comes with its built-in modem firmware, but you can override it with a ...
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Cannot ping outside Fa4 on cisco 871w Router

After starting fresh after a write erase and a reload on a cisco 871w. I cannot ping outside of the wan (fa4). I gave vlan1 (default) an ip because apparently the built in "4 port switch" is a layer ...
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Cisco - Port's configured trust state is now operational

I am looking at a Cisco switch's log at work and am a bit confused by how verbose it can be at times. For instance, we use automatic QoS here and I often see this when phones are plugged: Mar 18 ...
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view the maximum equal cost paths configured for OSPF

How do you check if the maximum number of equal cost paths has been modified (with the (config-router)# maximum-paths command)? Is the only way by viewing the running configuration? show ip ospf ...
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WiFi access point without internet access - iOS devices disconnect

I'm trying to configure a WiFi access point to offer a web service on the local network, without offering clients internet access. The web server has a fixed IP address (let's say 192.168.2.2) and for ...
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IOS traffic-export equivalent for Junos

In IOS the traffic-export command allows you to take incoming packets and send them, unaltered, to a specific interface. Is there an equivalent way to do this in Junos? I've got a J-series 2350 here. ...
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RADIUS for unique hotspot and iOS clients?

Sorry if stupid questions. I need to be certain. Is Radius needed for a hotspot captive portal, where no login is needed, and which is unique (one only router) ? Is Radiys involved in another thing ...
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Captive HotSpot, Apple login callback issue

For some days I have been building a Wifi captive hotspot, from scratch. My question concerns Apple. It is working 90%: when I join my Wifi hotspot, the device (iPhone, iPad, Mac) displays a 'fake ...
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IOS FlexVPN client keeping create child SA every 60s?

I got a flexvpn client with sVTI tunnel interface, but it keeps creating child sa every 60s, like below. The VPN server is a linux Strongswan box, the config works fine in IOS 15.3 but not 15.4+. Any ...
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Cisco Router NAT does not work

I have an active internet connection from provider on festethernret0 and also have vlan1. I need to have an internet connection from festethernret0 to my vlan1. I am doing it this way: access-list 2 ...
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How to fix Image Swapping Issue in iOS 8 with keep-alive + HTTP Pipe-lining?

Ever since iOS8, the sites I managed are experiencing an intermittent problem in which images are swapping locations with other images. This has been mentioned in a number of places, but with no ...
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CISCO IOS NAT existing network into VPN private IP address

I have a CISCO IOS router with two interface, int0 for internal network and int1 for internet. I have site-to-site VPN as below and wondering how can I configure NAT. [192.168.1.0/24] = existing ...
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Email from IOS with attachments larger than 7.5Mb gets stuck in outbox and constantly tries to resend. Costs us hundreds in data fees

We have an on premise Exchange 2013 server. When sending email with large attachments from ActiveSync accounts on IOS devices, the email gets stuck in the outbox and won't send. It keeps trying to ...
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Port Forwarding with Cisco SR520 IOS

I've been tasked with setting up port forwarding for access to remote desktop on a server. I'm having trouble making it work. Server IP 192.168.1.20, port 3389 The router is a Cisco SR520. It is ...
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Why do I start at privilege level 1 when logging into a Cisco ASA 5510?

I have created a test user that is set to privilege 15 in the config: username test password **************** encrypted privilege 15 When I log in to the ASA 5510 I am in privilege 1 according to ...
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Download startup config from Cisco device using SCP

I can successfully download the config from Juniper network devices using SCP - I'd like to do the same for a Cisco router. SSH access is already working, and I've enabled SCP using ip scp server ...
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How to setup a static multicast ARP entry with Cisco SG300?

We're running a Microsoft NLB cluster in multicast mode as a loadbalancer. Using our old Cisco IOS switches we propagate access to the cluster to our branches using a static ARP entry in the core ...
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How can I automate the deployment of cisco IOS upgrades?

I was googling this and didn't turn up anything. If you have 100 some odd Cisco routers and switches how do you push out new IOS releases? Certain not by manually logging into every device. The only ...
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VTP trunking not working for Cisco 4948 switch

I'm adding a new Cisco 4948 switch to an existing network that has a bunch of 3500 series switches already configured and working. I've verified the VTP domain and password are identical, tried ...
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Cisco IOS - terminate a process (kill a process)

How do I terminate a process similarly to kill -9 $PID? I would like to do the same as GNU/Linux offers: For example, a shell is running a Telnet session to a router, but later that router is powered ...
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Cisco Router: ran 'no enable password'; 'enable' still asks for a password

I have a Cisco router (it's hard to access physically so I can't tell you the model) being used as a NAT without a firewall (inside the network in such a way that that does not pose a security thread) ...
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Cisco IOS, Multiple WAN & Port Forwards (Outside -> Inside PAT)

I have been trying to work out how to accomplish PATing from Outside to Inside on a Cisco IOS router, in this case specifically a Cisco 2901 running IOS Version 15.1(4)M1. Firstly, the problem I am ...
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setting up default-gateway on a router

So I've got this weird assignment, where each branch office has to be able to access the main office (and Internet) through a serial connection. Since switches don't have a serial connections ...
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Cisco Router configuration prompt not working

First of all I am new to Cisco, We are moving from an old T1 to Fiber Optic and I need to configure our Cisco 1841 router to the new IP, DNS, etc. I watch some videos and I get the overall concept ...
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Certificate 'not verified' when doing 802.x1 authentication on Apple ios

I've setup a new wifi network including a Freeradius server. Everything works fine except that Apple iOS gives a 'certificate not verified' warning when connecting. When the user accept the ...
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Logging commands on cisco devices

I'm searching for a way to log every command executed on a cisco switch/router, I have a catalyst 2960s with lanbase image, and a catalyst 4500e with ipbase image. I've found a way to log commands ...
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c7200 IOS 15.x-x NAT/PAT issue

My problem may be just finger trouble, but after fighting with this for a day on what should have taken 5mins, I am getting fustrated. I am not Cisco Certified at any level, just a fair amount of ...
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VLAN routing to internet

I am currently setting up a new network and wanted to make sure it is being done in the best way as this is my first time working on a NetVanta 1234P and I am having issues with routing The client I ...
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Cisco Catalyst 2960S boots to “MLG System”

We have a brand new Cisco Catalyst 2960S that while connected to the console during boot is booting to the following: File ...
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How can I solve DNS delay on iOS over VPN

When connecting iOS devices to our Sonicwall VPN (L2TP) it takes about 30 seconds before any internal servers can be contacted. It appears to be purely a DNS problem because they can be contacted via ...
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How to setup Cisco IOS with multi public IP's

I'd like to set up a little network environment. We have bought 2 different subnet from our ISP. The WAN internet connection : xx.yy.81.61/26 WAN gateway: xx.yy.81.1 First subnet : xx.yy.81.80/30 ...
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Cisco IOS Router and Azure VPN - tunnel established, but traffic is not flowing

I am trying to connect a Cisco IOS router to Azure via the IPSec VPN. I have used the Cisco ISR template to establish a tunnel from my router to Azure. In the Azure control panel, I can see that the ...
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Temporarily reduce Cisco trust level

I'm a new network admin and I'm looking through the various config files we have in our routers/switches/asa. I'm wondering if there is a way to lower trust level that my login has from 15 to ...
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Cisco 881 throughput/bandwidth issue

We have a dedicated 30Mb connection (up/down) from our ISP, but we can only seem to get 10Mb (up/down) from the router. Does anyone know what we're missing, or how we can tweak the settings on this ...
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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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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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Why can't I enable SSHv2 on my Cisco 3750X?

It seemed simple enough: use ip ssh version 2. This was the result: 3750xCoreStack(config)#ip ssh version 2 Please create RSA keys to enable SSH (and of atleast 768 bits for SSH v2). ...
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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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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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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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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 IOS AAA “TACACS unavailable” login message

A while ago I had to configure some routers to use TACACS+ as well as local authentication. I know the usual AAA config for TACACS+ with local fallback. What I can't remember is how I got it to ...
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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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Filter OSPF routes redistributed by BGP

I am redistributing OSPF routes inside a network, through BGP. However I don't want to redistribute all the advertised routes from OSPF (specificaly the private networks) to the outside of the AS. How ...
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How can one determine what Kerberos key encryption algorithms are supported on a Cisco IOS device?

When attempting to load an SRVTAB over TFTP, I receive an "Unsupported keytype" error: abc(config)#kerberos srvtab remote 1.2.3.4 abc.srvtab Loading abc.srvtab from 1.2.3.4 (via Vlan123): ! [OK - 121 ...
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SMTP errors with iOS devices

I'm trying to diagnose why when an iOS device like an iPhone or iPad is set up to use email with our server for the first time, these errors occur. We choose "Other" from the initial set of choices ...
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Prevent end-users from purchasing apps on iOS

We are looking to deploy iPads from inside our organization. We want to be able to install apps for users, which can be done via Mobile Device Management. However, we do not want users to be able to ...
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Cisco IOS: Logging only debug messages on command-line

I want to have a quiet command-line such as (config)# no logging console causes. Still, I want to make use of # debug commands. It appears to me that # debug depends on syslog level 7. So I cannot ...
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Cisco IOS: Prevent Inter-VLAN IPv6 Network Solicitation messages

I have a Cisco 3825 router that (among other things) functions as a gateway to the internet. I have two VLANS, but only one of them should have access to the internet. VLAN10: network = ...