Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

Cisco IOS download for Cisco 2000 series WLC

Posted on 2008-10-24
5
Medium Priority
?
782 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-21
Does anyone know where to find a download of the Cisco Software version 4.1.x for a 2000 series Wireless LAN Controller? We are currently at 4.0.219.0, and we have a huge number of WPA MIC errors for legitimate machines. I have read many places that version 4.1.x will fix those errors, but for some reason I cannot download them from Cisco's support site.
0
Comment
Question by:TechInTheWoods
  • 2
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 2

Accepted Solution

by:
JimmyLarsson earned 750 total points
ID: 22799451
You need a service contract in order to download that kind of software. Contact your local Cisco reseller/partner and they will be able to help you.
0
 
LVL 5

Assisted Solution

by:gratex_ssd
gratex_ssd earned 750 total points
ID: 22799459
Buy support from cisco (SMARTnet for that device) , and you will be able download  that SW...
Or buy "one time upgrade" from Cisco

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/svcs/ps3034/ps2827/ps2978/serv_group_home.html
0
 

Author Comment

by:TechInTheWoods
ID: 22799574
The odd thing was that we were able to download updates just a couple of months ago. The same software version was available, but we weren't having the same issue so we didn't download. There is no other way to get the software other than getting a new Smartnet?
0
 
LVL 2

Expert Comment

by:JimmyLarsson
ID: 22799764
No there is no legal way of getting software updates without paying.

Br Jimmy
0
 

Author Comment

by:TechInTheWoods
ID: 22800139
Thanks for the info. I didn't want an illegal way to get software updates, but HP and many other companies provide updates for free, I just thought perhaps there were free versions of the software Cisco would give out.

After all, version 4.1 is not the newest version and we paid a good price for the equipment we purchased from Cisco. Anyway, I guess it is good information for someone considering getting Cisco equipment in the future. Thanks.
0

Featured Post

Veeam Disaster Recovery in Microsoft Azure

Veeam PN for Microsoft Azure is a FREE solution designed to simplify and automate the setup of a DR site in Microsoft Azure using lightweight software-defined networking. It reduces the complexity of VPN deployments and is designed for businesses of ALL sizes.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

MAC Filtering: MAC filtering is like handing a list of names to a doorman. If someone comes to the door and mentions a name, this name is checked by the doorman on his list and granted or denied access by this. This means that if someone menti…
What monsters are hiding in your child's room? In this article I will share with you a tech horror story that could happen to anyone, along with some tips on how you can prevent it from happening to you.
This Micro Tutorial will show you how to maximize your wireless card to its maximum capability. This will be demonstrated using Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless-N 2230 wireless card on Windows 8 operating system.
Viewers will learn how to connect to a wireless network using the network security key. They will also learn how to access the IP address and DNS server for connections that must be done manually. After setting up a router, find the network security…

885 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question