The serial numbers are necessary to create a database of the parts in the network. Checking the Contract Status of Your Device Before you use the Device Coverage Checker, ensure that you have a valid Cisco. Cisco devices have a standard serial number, from the serial number you can work out it's age and the location it was built. Serial numbers for line cards are printed on the bottom of the metal card tray. All of the available keyword options are outlined in the Search Terms section below.
Some parameter option would be: backplane, fan-tray, module, interface and others which you can discover with well known help command show idprom? The raw parameter on the show inventory command is useful mostly for troubleshooting purpose. Prepare an input file containing up to 1,000 serial numbers separated by a comma, space, or newline. To view details of contracts associated with your account, click the associated to the contract link located beneath the results table. When you create a service request with , you must have the serial number of the affected devices at hand. The serial number that appears in the show version command output in the example in this section is the serial number of the Supervisor Engine. . In order to create a custom string, issue the command in global configuration mode.
For more information on document conventions, refer to the. It can be read from the sticker on the back of the unit next to the power supply; or it can be read remotely by issuing the show sprom backplane 1 command. This tool support most of the common formats such as 00-10-fa-c2-bf-d5, 00:10:fa:c2:bf:d5, 0010. In order to obtain the serial number of the chassis in these earlier versions, check the external sticker on the chassis. In order to locate the physical serial number labels on your device, refer to the customers only. The information in this document was created from the devices in a specific lab environment.
He corrected it and suggested I contact you about my question. All of the devices used in this document started with a cleared default configuration. Each manufactured product will carry a unique serial number assigned at the factory, which cannot be changed in the field. Go to the Service Contract Centre: 2. The string entered into the tool is case-insensitive. Note: For more information, refer to.
Try Cisco Professional, it just might give you needed inventory too. Refer to for more information on document conventions. A window should hopefully pop up. Any string can be entered; the Meraki cloud will attempt to match on that string across all available fields. I sent an e-mail to Drew Conry-Murray thinking this was his script since his e-mail was associated with it. The serial number is found below the product number.
Some days ago I had to check for the serial number of a faulty fan tray that need to be exchanged in C6500 series. There's a fairly easy way to derive the manufacture date if you happen to know the serial number. If you have a result, then good. This document shows how to determine the serial numbers of various replaceable components on various Cisco Catalyst switches. Alternatively, you can issue the show module command, as this example shows: Switch show module Mod Ports Card Type Model Serial No. This connection is made through the Console port on the device using the blue rollover cable that came with your device.
To display additional information, such as the End-of-Sale and End-of-Support dates if applicable and details of the Warranty Terms, click the arrow icon to expand the row. Click the Need to check more than 20 link. I will use for my example a C6500 series switch, because this support most of the commands that I know. The Serial Number Upload dialog window appears. To decipher the serial number, here's how it is composed. I recommend this is your next step. If you do not have a valid Cisco.
The management interface that you use is the console connection. Alternatively, you can issue the show module command, as this example shows: 6506 show module Mod Ports Card Type Model Serial No. The file can contain up to 1,000 serial numbers separated by a comma, space, or newline. If the device is listed on a contract associated with your Cisco. You can determine the serial number of the chassis and other components with use of the show idprom command, as this example shows: Switch show idprom? New user accounts are moderated.
There is currently no verification procedure available for this configuration. All opinions stated are those of the poster only, and do not reflect the opinion of Cisco Systems Inc. You could test this with The Dude, that is very customizable. I decided to put in this post some useful commands to identify the Cisco hardware components and their respective identifiers serial nnumber on different platforms. Compared with the previous commands, this one give you a better overview of the full range of hardware components installed e. The date code can be found in the 4 middle digits of the serial number. Note: The serial number of Cisco Catalyst switches cannot be modified.