Please tell is 3524 xl switch with Version 12.0(5.1)XP is L3 or L2 switch . Does it supports ip routing or not?
with flash c3500XL-c3h2-mz-120.5.1-XP.bin
The 3524 is an L2 switch and cant be used for any kind of routing.
If u wanna confirm this , check if any interface is willing to move to the routing mode with switchport command.
Hope this helps/clarifies u.
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