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What is the model number ? trying to upgrade but on the cisco site it confusing //// P-L    S-N want to upgrade the IOS too many options :)

NAME: "c3xxx Stack", DESCR: "c3xxx Stack"
PID: WS-C3850-24P      , VID: V06  , SN: FOC1918U0XY

NAME: "Switch 1", DESCR: "WS-C3850-24P"
PID: WS-C3850-24P      , VID: V06  , SN: FOC1918U0XY

NAME: "Switch 1 - Power Supply B", DESCR: "Switch 1 - Power Supply B"
PID: PWR-C1-715WAC     , VID: V01  , SN: DCB1907G0L

NAME: "Switch 1 FRU Uplink Module 0", DESCR: "4x1G Uplink Module"
PID: C3850-NM-4-1G     , VID: V01  , SN: FOC19159S6E
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by:Phil Phillips
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The "PID" is the model number.

PID: Product ID (AKA Model Number)
VID: Version ID
SN: Serial Number
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by:Lucky
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Correct Phil , but on the Cisco site the options for download are line 3850 24 -p and another letter ?
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Ahh, I see what you're saying now.

The last letter signifies the type of image installed on the switch.

For example, WS-C3850-24P-L, WS-C3850-24P-E and WS-C3850-24P-S are identical hardware-wise. 'L" is the LAN base image, "E" has the enhanced image installed, while "S" has the standard image installed.  The enhanced image enables some extra features, but also requires licensing.

For the 3850 Series, there is a universal image for IOS. So, you can download the image for either -E, -S, or -L (they are the same!). The switch itself should have a unique license file built-in that enforces the features that are enabled.
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by:Lucky
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Very helpful thanks a ton.
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