HPE Community read-only access December 15, 2018
This is a maintenance upgrade. You will be able to read articles and posts, but not post or reply.
Dec 15, 4:00 am to 10:00 am UTC
Dec 14, 10:00 pm CST to Dec 15, 4:00 am CST
Dec 14, 8:00 pm PST to Dec 15, 2:00 am PST
Web and Unmanaged
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

2928-SF Plus (V1910-24G) error modifying default IP

Occasional Visitor

2928-SF Plus (V1910-24G) error modifying default IP

Hello there


I'm having a big problem with my 3Com Baseline Switch 2928-SFP Plus.


I'm confyguring the switch to my fiber optic cable network and as I do to all my new switch i need to change the 

default IP to the network IP. In this case i need to change the to And I use the wiard to do this. I chang it to Manual.


Sysname:3Com Baseline Switch
Syslocation:Marlborough, MA 01752 USA
Syscontact:3Com Corporation.

VLAN Interface:1 Admin Status:UP

Config IPv4 address:
IPv4 address:
Subnet mask:

Config IPv6 link-local address:
IPv6 address:NoChange


when i click Finish it allways gives this error and It never change's the default IP so i can't use it.


"Configuring IPv4 - Request times out"


I´ve already updated the firmware but it doesn't work anyway.


Can someone help me?


Thank You

Respected Contributor

Re: 2928-SF Plus (V1910-24G) error modifying default IP

Hello !

This setting by Web Console or CLI?

If by Web, try this setting for CLI ...

Occasional Visitor

Re: 2928-SF Plus (V1910-24G) error modifying default IP

By CLI you mean the console port?

Honored Contributor

Re: 2928-SF Plus (V1910-24G) error modifying default IP

Personally, if something weird like this was happening to me, I would probably back up the switch config (assuming I even needed it) and I would delete the config file and try setting the IP address in a blank config. To me this would tell me if I was having a software or a config problem.


Another thing that would occur to me would be to configure a very simple IP address, eg, with a GW of