lost the IOS, need to reload the IOS

Posted on 2009-12-29
Last Modified: 2012-08-13
at my CLI I only have a few commands

I have a tftp server connected, with a IOS ready to send over but when I try to xmodem all I get is jibberish

I need someone to spell out where to go from here to get the IOS back on my switch so I can configure this out.

Thanks a bunch
Question by:jonas_pina
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    you put following command


    copy xmodem: flash:image_filename

    When the XMODEM request appears, use the appropriate command on the terminal-emulation software to start the transfer and copy the software image into Flash memory
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    Thanks a bunch for your help.

    here is the syntax I used
    switch:copy xmodem: flash:nameofIOS.BIN
    Protocol- (XMODEM)
    SEND...VIA the console cable

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