I tried upgrading ASA 5506W AP and upload the wrong image k9w8- full lightweight instead k9w7- autonomus. How to fix it

  • Are you going to rommon mode? Just reupload right image. Dec 21, 2016 at 10:37
  • How to do it? You can specify the procedure step by step.
    – mszreiter
    Dec 21, 2016 at 18:26
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    Aug 15, 2017 at 17:01

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From the Cisco Documentation:

Recover and Load an Image for the ASA 5506W-X Wireless Access Point

To recover and load a software image onto an ASA 5506W-X using TFTP, perform the following steps.


  • Step 1 Session to the access point (AP) and enter the AP ROMMON (not the ASA ROMMON):

ciscoasa# hw-module module wlan recover image

  • How to connect to the ASA 5506W-X Series Access Point Locally?
    – mszreiter
    Jan 13, 2017 at 12:04

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