HWIC card not detecting on Cisco 2811 router

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Sep 14th, 2008


I have 2811 router with 4 HWIC slots and I need to place HWIC 1FE in one of those slots.

After placing this i got the below error.

Smart Init is enabled

smart init is sizing iomem


0003E7 0X003DA000 C2811 Mainboard

0X000021B8 Onboard USB

0X002C29F0 public buffer pools

0X00211000 public particle pools


If any of the above Memory Requirements are

"UNKNOWN", you may be using an unsupported

configuration or there is a software problem and

system operation may be compromised.

Rounded IOMEM up to: 10Mb.

Using 3 percent iomem. [10Mb/256Mb]

%GT96K_FEWAN-1-UNKNOWN_WIC: NM slot 0, wic card has an unknown id 53APort Statis

tics for unclassified packets is not turned on.

Present router running with c2800nm-ipbasek9-mz.124-11.T1.bin IOS.

I am requesting you to please help me on above issue.

Thanks & regards


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Sushil Kumar Katre Mon, 09/15/2008 - 00:53

Hi Sivaji,

HWIC-1FE requires minimum 12.4(15)T IOS version.

Also make sure that you are installing this module in HWIC slots slot 0 to 3 and not in NM slot.

Please upgrade the IOS to the suggested version.

-> Sushil

sivajipit Mon, 09/15/2008 - 00:57

Hi Sushil

Thanks for your reply.

I have place this card into slot0.

Could you please tell me which will be the NM slot.



sivajipit Thu, 02/05/2009 - 02:01

hi all

I need some help from your guys we have Cisco ASA 5510 as gateway and now we need to put redundancy for this please suggest me that which verison of ASA we need to buy and how to put the redundancy.

Pelase check the version of existing ASA

Device Manager Version 5.0(7)

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Config file at boot was "startup-config"

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Hardware: ASA5510, 256 MB RAM, CPU Pentium 4 Celeron 1600 MHz

Internal ATA Compact Flash, 256MB

BIOS Flash M50FW080 @ 0xffe00000, 1024KB

Encryption hardware device : Cisco ASA-55x0 on-board accelerator (revision 0x0)

Boot microcode : CNlite-MC-Boot-Cisco-1.2




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