tftp32 copy flash tftp issue

hi I have added 'tftpd32' to my windows 2008 master dc/ad/dns/dhcp server.

ive set the ip addres on my tftp server to be identical to my master dc above.

I then open putty:

ping 192.168.0.15 - successful

config t
copy flash:c2950............. tftp://192.168.0.15 - enter
address or name of remote host 192.168.0.15 - my master dc - enter
error opening tftp//:192.168.0.15/c2950........(time out)

or

config t

copy flash:c2950..... tftp: - enter
address or name of remote host ()? 192.158.0.15 - this is my master dc - enter
destination filename (c2950........bin) - enter
error opening tftp//:192.168.0.15/c2950........(time out)

question 1.  can anyone advise  ?
mikey250Asked:
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

AkinsdNetwork AdministratorCommented:
Check out the video on YouTube from the link below and see if it helps

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=PIGvyIfLle0

I noticed you're running your commands from config mode

try staying in the privilege mode instead to run the commands

Are you trying to backup your configuration or the ios
run the command "show flash" to verify the exact name of your IOS if you're backing up the IOS.
Otherwise, follow the steps in the link I provided to for the config file.
0
mikey250Author Commented:
- in (enable) mode - the 'copy' command is not available

- in (privilege) mode - the 'copy' command is available

for some unknown reason I am also getting:

- error opening tftp://192.168.0.15/cisconet.cfg (time out) - not sure why as I can do the following:

- ping master dc 192.168.0.1 - successfully
0
mikey250Author Commented:
ive uninstalled the version of 'tftpd32' I had and downloaded the new tftpd32 version from the below:

http://tftpd32.jounin.net/tftpd32_download.html

but I have the same issue:

- error opening tftp://192.168.0.15/cisconet.cfg (time out)

currently I have only 1 x domain server setup with: dc/ad/dns/dhcp - connected to int fa0/4 switch

cisco 2950 layer 2 switch (no other devices are configured or attached)

config t

int fa0/4
description connection to master dc
switchport mode access
spanning-tree portfast
speed 100
duplex full
no shut
int vlan 192.168.0.2 255.255.255.0
no shut

ping 192.168.0.15 - successful (master dc)
ping 192.168.0.2 - successful (switch vlan 1)
0
The Ultimate Tool Kit for Technolgy Solution Provi

Broken down into practical pointers and step-by-step instructions, the IT Service Excellence Tool Kit delivers expert advice for technology solution providers. Get your free copy for valuable how-to assets including sample agreements, checklists, flowcharts, and more!

mikey250Author Commented:
I have not configured 'telnet' as connected and configured via 'tftpd32' serial connection and master dc plugged into 'int fa0/4 only.
0
mikey250Author Commented:
ive used hyperterminal on my xp machine and I get the same error as below:

- error opening tftp://192.168.0.15/cisconet.cfg (time out)
0
mikey250Author Commented:
ive also done:

- sh ip int brief - and this shows the master dc port as (up) and vlan 1 as (up).

hence pings successful

ive also done:

copy run start


totally lost for ideas.
0
mikey250Author Commented:
I have successfully copied ios via console/xmodem to switch 2950.

 I can still ping server and switch vice versa successfully

 I have now run:

 copy flash to tftp - but get: tftp....time out error

 this has totally got me confused.

 questions.  any suggestions ?
0
AkinsdNetwork AdministratorCommented:
Are you trying to backup your configuration or the ios
0
mikey250Author Commented:
any!!!
0
mikey250Author Commented:
ive downloaded 157 updates on my single master dc/ad/dns/dhcp win 2008 standard 32bit server so I am not sure if the updates are missing some in order to allow me to copy ios from switch to server or server to switch or running-config for example, even after installing 'tftpd32'.

http://tftpd32.jounin.net/tftpd32_download.html
0
Matt VCommented:
What are the TFTPD32 logs saying when this is happening?
0
mikey250Author Commented:
there are no logs showing in the tftpd32 windows.  there are however extra configurations that I am notsure if I need to add as my server is a domain but I have however added the following:

Ive attached a tftpd32 screenshot with extra added configurations but still same issue:

error tftp://.....timeout

the above error is on both tftp server used:

tftpd32
cisco tftp server v1.1

no logs or messages show
tftpd32-screenshot.docx
0
Jan SpringerCommented:
did you update the firewall to allow that UDP connection to originate from the outside (on the Windows tftp server)?
0

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
mikey250Author Commented:
I have no firewall at the moment as it is a new build.
0
mikey250Author Commented:
I have just switched off the 'firewall' and it works.  so all I need to know is how to configure udp port 69 when the firewall is on. I will look on google.
0
mikey250Author Commented:
yes I have added and allowed 'port 69/udp' through windows 2008 firewall as the firewall is now back on.
0
Matt VCommented:
Allow UDP 69 in the INBOUND rules of the firewall.

Windows-Firewal-TFTP.doc
0
mikey250Author Commented:
good advice.
0
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Switches / Hubs

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.