Cisco Router 2811

Hi Experts,

How do you run a diagnostic test on a cisco router 2811. The light under the letter A is blinking amber and there is no connectivity. Does anybody know what A is referring to.

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Istvan KalmarHead of IT Security Division Commented:
There is no diagnostic test on 2811 router, where is letter A?

Please provide us:

sh ip int brief
sh int status
Net_Admin1Author Commented:
The letter A is in the front panel and it is blinking amber . I will get the information later as I do not have access to the switch right now.
How can I troubleshoot the hardware then if there is no diagnostic test on the 2811?
Is the letter A next to the ethenernet socket? If you connect the blue cable to the console port and connect that to a laptop or computer. Run Hyperterminal and that should give you acces to the router.
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Net_Admin1Author Commented:
Yes it is
I meant no physical access...

this indicates to the packet activity on your port...

check this document, it's very help full ,, and navigate to LED indicators


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Istvan KalmarHead of IT Security Division Commented:
Please connect to the router via console cable 9600 8 N 1 and provide us what you see
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