NAT translation

Hello, i wanted to modify an IP nat translation on my 2811 router but it is saying that it is in use after the command "no ip nat..."  I have read somewhere that i have to do an clear ip nat translation* command.  Will this not disconnect anything other than the one i'm trying to modify?

Thank you,
Manny
Manny MendozaAsked:
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DP230Network AdministratorCommented:
No,  you will be safe to do that

Just issue "clear ip nat translation *"

Then modify your configurations.
Manny MendozaAuthor Commented:
This command will be after config t?

Thanks
netcmhCommented:
No, you can just run it in normal mode
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Manny MendozaAuthor Commented:
Alright, let me give this one a shot and will update here.

Thanks
DP230Network AdministratorCommented:
R# clear ip nat translation *
R#conf t

then modify your nat

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atlas_shudderedSr. Network EngineerCommented:
One other note on this.  Clearing the nat trans will only work as long as there is no traffic flowing through the rule.  If there is, the translation will just pop back in.  You may have to remove the rule to install the edits.
Manny MendozaAuthor Commented:
Apologies for the delay in responding. You should be able to close this topic now.

 What we have done is take out a whole set of access list and deleted the NATing and after that we put the access list back.  Then change the NATing as required.

Thank you very much for all comments/responses.
Manny
atlas_shudderedSr. Network EngineerCommented:
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