Cisco Support Community
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Announcements

Welcome to Cisco Support Community. We would love to have your feedback.

For an introduction to the new site, click here. If you'd prefer to explore, try our test area to get started. And see here for current known issues.

New Member

Cisco 857w IP Address

Hi All,

Very new to Cisco and absolutely stumped.

I have a spare Cisco 857w that I am playing around with to learn.

I managed to reset it to default, upgrade the ios to 12.4

However for the llife of me I cannot ping this device.

I have run the command:

conf t

interface vlan 1

ip address 192.168.1.40 255.255.255.0

no shut

wr mem

I still cannot ping though.

I have read and read things online. It appears as though I have to assign an ip address to Fast Ethernet 0 via the vlan somehow. I just have no idea how to do it.

Any advice on how to get an ip address that i can ping would be great

Thanks

Everyone's tags (3)
1 REPLY

Re:Cisco 857w IP Address

Hi,

On the small router, port fa0/0 is in routing mode most of the time. Port 0/1 to 0/4 are in switching mode. You have configure the vlan interface, you should be connected to one of the later ports. If you want to configure fa0/0, you probably need to do it on the interface directly.

Sent from Cisco Technical Support Android App

500
Views
0
Helpful
1
Replies