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Offline mian2zi3

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Ignite installation CD image for Agilent 16702B
« on: August 01, 2015, 03:02:11 pm »
I recently picked up a 16702B.  I also picked up a SCSI2SD to replace the mechanical hard drive.  I'm looking for an Ignite installation CD (or image that can be used to create a bootable CD) to reinstall on the flash drive.  Can anyone help?  Thanks!

I found this on the HP/Agilent Test Equipment Yahoo group:

https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/hp_agilent_equipment/conversations/topics/69520

There is an image available from Keysight, but it doesn't appear to be bootable.  Also, there no /X11/X11-RUN-CTRB as expected by these instructions to unlock HPUX:

http://www.perdrix.co.uk/hp16700/

so it might not be the right thing anyway.
 

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Re: Ignite installation CD image for Agilent 16702B
« Reply #1 on: August 01, 2015, 03:32:58 pm »
CD can be ordered directly from HP/Agilent homepage. You need to search a little bit for that page, but it exists :)
Then simply insert CD into drive, make the LA boot from CD and follow the instructions.
 

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Re: Ignite installation CD image for Agilent 16702B
« Reply #2 on: August 01, 2015, 04:31:38 pm »
Thanks!  This page has the information:

http://www.keysight.com/main/editorial.jspx?cc=US&lc=eng&ckey=375133&nid=-11143.0.00&id=375133

Unfortunately, the order link (to agilent.com) isn't working anymore!  I emailed them, will update when I know more.
 

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Re: Ignite installation CD image for Agilent 16702B
« Reply #3 on: August 01, 2015, 06:24:04 pm »
You have PM
 

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Re: Ignite installation CD image for Agilent 16702B
« Reply #4 on: September 23, 2015, 03:41:59 am »
You have PM

sorry to (slightly) necro-post, but I am in the same spot.  Could I please get a PM with a link to the Reignite CD-ROM image?  I posted about this on the Keysight forums and they provided me this link: ftp://ftp.keysight.com/cos/outbound/16700/16700_A0290.iso

But, it doesn't appear to be the correct CD image.

Thanks in advance!
 

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Re: Ignite installation CD image for Agilent 16702B
« Reply #5 on: December 05, 2015, 04:16:47 pm »
Hi.
I am soon going to be in the same position.
I need the link too.

Regards
 

Offline mian2zi3

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Re: Ignite installation CD image for Agilent 16702B
« Reply #6 on: December 06, 2015, 01:32:39 am »
I have two .iso files, the line linked above, 16700_A0290.iso (which I didn't use) and HP16702-LA.iso, which worked to reinstall my 16702b.  They have identical contents, but the .iso files themselves are different sizes (and maybe boot sectors?)  Here is a link to HP16702-LA.iso:

https://www.dropbox.com/s/cb6t5ewczmxxnwe/HP16702-LA.iso?dl=0

Keysight replied to my inquiry, but they don't send out CDs anymore since the 16702b is no longer supported.

I replaced the SCSI hard drive with a SCSI2SD broad:

http://www.codesrc.com/mediawiki/index.php?title=SCSI2SD
https://www.itead.cc/scsi2sd.html

It worked like a charm, the boot time is faster, and it is MUCH quieter.
 

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Re: Ignite installation CD image for Agilent 16702B
« Reply #7 on: December 06, 2015, 11:18:36 pm »
Thanks!
 

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Re: Ignite installation CD image for Agilent 16702B
« Reply #8 on: December 07, 2015, 02:19:31 am »
In case that dropbox link ever goes down, a known-good (I used it to reignite my 16700B) ISO is available at https://archive.org/details/B37601424316700A.02.90.00.
 
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