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Configuration Note for the Cisco SOHO 71 Router
This document describes software configuration information for the Cisco small office/home office (SOHO) 71 router. For information on hardware installation, refer to the Cisco 806 Router and SOHO 71 Router Hardware Installation Guide. For information on safety and regulatory compliance, refer to the Regulatory Compliance and Safety Information document that shipped with the router.
This document contains the following sections:
The SOHO 71 router is a fixed-configuration dual-Ethernet router that provides entry-level access to the Internet. The router provides a four-port Ethernet hub Local Area Network (LAN) interface and an Ethernet wide area network (WAN) interface that can be connected to a Digital Subscriber Line (DSL) or cable broadband modem, to a long-reach Ethernet (LRE) modem, or to an Ethernet switch for connection to the Internet.
The memory requirements to run the SOHO 71 router are as follows:
•8 MB of Flash memory
•16 MB of dynamic RAM (DRAM)
The Flash memory and DRAM cannot be upgraded.
The SOHO 71 router supports a subset of the IP+Enhanced Phase 1 for Firewall software only feature set. To determine the specific features that the router supports, refer to the Cisco IOS release notes.
The following documents provide additional information about installing and configuring the SOHO 71 router and configuring the router software:
•Cisco 806 Router and SOHO 71 Router Hardware Installation Guide—provides installation information on the Cisco 806 routers and SOHO 71 routers.
•Cisco 806 Router and SOHO 71 Router Cabling and Setup Quick Start Guide—provides quick installation information on the Cisco SOHO 71 router.
•Cisco 806 Router Software Configuration Guide—provides sample networks and router configurations for the Cisco 806 router. The information also applies to the SOHO 71 router.
•Regulatory Compliance and Safety Information for the Cisco 806 Router and SOHO 71 Router documentation—provides safety warnings and compliance information concerning the router.
•Cisco IOS configuration guides and command references—provide IOS commands and configurations for the router.
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This document is to be used in conjunction with the documents listed in the "Related Documentation" section.