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Author Topic: Oops... I bricked my router  (Read 3726 times)

TioN8

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Oops... I bricked my router
« on: September 11, 2009, 04:13:54 PM »

I got careless with flashing FWare from 1.10 to 1.12 and I turned my lovely VPN router into a switch.

Here's were I stand:
- No stat light.  No DHCP.
- Reset gives nothing.  Doesn't even flash the lights.
- Manual config IP to 192.168.0.23 (Michael Jordan) and web into 192.168.0.1 gave a text screen prompting for FWare file location.  After assigning location it never returned to me.  (sniff, sniff, tear!)

Haven't called tech yet.  Came here first.  Any ideas before I have to box it up?

Also, I have another one here on my desk and did not want to give it the same fate.  Is there a good FWare procedure that I should follow.  I made the above mentioned paperweight after the firmware update button in the GUI failed to serve me and the manual load wouldn't take.

Thanks for any input.
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Fatman

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Re: Oops... I bricked my router
« Reply #1 on: September 14, 2009, 08:49:00 AM »

If you can't load firmware from that screen box it up.
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