Recently I bought the Cisco 2960-X switch WS-C2960X-24TS-L. It always automatic shutdowns when connecting to the computer, why?

4 replies

Userlevel 1
the way your switch is behaving is quite strange. therefore, i'll recommend a Firmware upgrade to the actual version. might help...
Userlevel 2
It shouldn't act this way. How you connecting computer ? Keep in mind that extreme console cable is quite different than cisco ones. Use blue console cable, connect via com and look what happends.
Userlevel 1
nevertheless how you connect the PC, using copper or console cable, the right or the wrong console cable, i do think that the switch shouldn't shutdown....
if you're able to use the console, then send us the output when it reboots...
Userlevel 7
Hi Merry,
This is a question that might be better directed to the actual Cisco support forum: