Category Archives: CCNA Tools

Download PuTTY – Telnet Tool

PuTTYTelnetToolPuTTYConfiguration thumb Download PuTTY   Telnet Tool You will need software to run a terminal connection so you can connect through the console port of your routers and switches. The old faithful program has always been hyperterminal developed by Microsoft but this hasn’t been updated for years and is not very flexible.

The best program to use is Putty and best of all it is free. You can download putty here.

You simply install putty, plug your console cable in and connect over serial COM 1 port. If you are using the USB to COM adaptor you can look in device manager under COM and LTP ports and see which COM port you have been allocated.

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Tftpd32

Tftpd32 thumb Tftpd32 Tftpd32 includes DHCP, TFTP, DNS, SNTP and Syslog servers as well as a TFTP client.
The TFTP client and server are fully compatible with TFTP option support (tsize, blocksize and timeout), which allow the maximum performance when transferring the data.
Some extended features such as directory facility, security tuning, interface filtering; progress bars and early acknowledgments enhance usefulness and throughput of the TFTP protocol for both client and server.
The included DHCP server provides unlimited automatic or static IP address assignment.
Tftpd32 is also provided as a Windows service.

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CiscoKits CCNA Subnet Calculator

CiscoKitsCCNASubnetCalculator thumb CiscoKits CCNA Subnet Calculator CiscoKits is pleased to offer to you completely free our own CCNA Subnet Calculator that you can download and use to help you prepare for your Cisco certification exams! Subnetting is one of the key concepts on the Cisco CCNA certification exam. So you need to know it inside and out. This ulitity will help you understand and verify that you know subnetting the Cisco CCNA way!

Our subnet calculator is not one of the very basic subnet calculators you might find for free. Most subnet calculators that have all the features we have included charge for their subnet calculators. But we are giving it to you for free!

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CiscoKits CCNA TFTP Server

CiscoKitsCCNATFTPServer thumb CiscoKits CCNA TFTP Server CiscoKits is pleased to offer to you completely free our own CCNA TFTP Server that you can download and use to help you prepare for your Cisco certification exams! Upgrading and backing up your IOS is one of the key concepts on the Cisco CCNA certification exam. So you need to know it inside and out. This ulitity will help you understand and verify that you know how to perform a Cisco IOS Upgrade! Not only that, but you can use this TFTP Server to also backup your configuration files from your Cisco router to a single location. A router crashes and no one documented the config? You come to the rescue with the backup of the config you saved to the TFTP Server!

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GNS3 0.7.2 Free

GNS30.7.2Free thumb GNS3 0.7.2 Free GNS3 0.7.2 is released. Here is a list of the changes in this version:

  • Lot of small fixes (relative paths, link removal, .net loading, Ethernet switch connection to a Cloud etc.)
  • Qemuwrapper: random MAC address for devices
  • NPE-G2 option for c7200 routers (need a specific and uncompressed IOS image and C7200-IO-2FE, C7200-IO-GE-E, PA-2FE-TX and PA-GE are unlikely to work)
  • Simulated switches: daisy chaining support
  • Improved directory selection for new projects
  • New translations: Bulgarian, Italian and Ukrainian
  • Frame Relay capture option for all serial links
  • Dialog to display an Ethernet switch MAC address table

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