Reinstall IOS on router 871 W

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May 5th, 2009
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I have an Router 871W with no bootable image file. I tried to upload a new IOS using hyper terminal and xmodem but get an error message ERR:Image size exceeds free flash space.


How do i re-install the IOS?


I have attached text from hyper terminal.



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Leo Laohoo Tue, 05/05/2009 - 17:57
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You can also try to use the "tftpdnld" feature.


Disaster Recovery with TFTP Download

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/routers/access/800/850/software/configuration/guide/rommon.html#wp1020643


Hope this helps.

route2null Tue, 05/05/2009 - 19:38
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The error makes me think your IOS of choice is > than the total amount of flash?

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