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cisco asdm window will not load says loading please wait but does not load

need help. I have been trying to get asdm to load in internet explorer 8 or firefox 5.0 the session gets to where I get the download asdm or 

run asdm as a java applet, I click on run as java applet next window comes up showing. I notice where it says browser ver 7.0 I am running ie8

that should not be a problem right? I tried older ver of java and differnet ver of ie. Can someone please help with the fix for this. The asdm program does not run either on win7 64 bit I'm getting a java error.

HostnamepixfirewallDevicePIX 525
ASDM Version5.0(8)PIX Version7.0(4)
Userblanked outPrivilege Level15
BrowserInternet ExplorerBrowser Version7.0
Java Version1.6.0_22OSWindows 2003 5.2

I ssh into the pix and my read out is.

pixfirewall> sh ver

Cisco PIX Security Appliance Software Version 7.0(4)
Device Manager Version 5.0(8)

Config file at boot was "startup-config"

pixfirewall up 22 days 6 hours

Hardware:   PIX-525, 256 MB RAM, CPU Pentium III 600 MHz
Flash E28F128J3 @ 0xfff00000, 16MB
BIOS Flash E28F400B5T @ 0xfffd8000, 32KB

0: Ext: Ethernet0           : address is blanked out
1: Ext: Ethernet1           : address is blanked out

Licensed features for this platform:
Maximum Physical Interfaces : 10
Maximum VLANs               : 100
Inside Hosts                : Unlimited
Failover                    : Active/Active
VPN-DES                     : Enabled
VPN-3DES-AES                : Enabled
Cut-through Proxy           : Enabled
Guards                      : Enabled
URL Filtering               : Enabled
Security Contexts           : 2
GTP/GPRS                    : Disabled
VPN Peers                   : Unlimited

This platform has an Unrestricted (UR) license.

Serial Number: blanked out
Running Activation Key: blanked out
Configuration has not been modified since last system restart.

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cisco asdm window will not load says loading please wait but doe

I found the solution, I am running windows 7 64 bit os, and I had to down grade the java plug in to 1.4.2_17 and I have to launch the asdm in ie 32 bit it can be ie8 or 9, but it has to be 32 bit. feels good.

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cisco asdm window will not load says loading please wait but doe

Nice job. Thanks for letting everyone know.


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