Instructions for re-installing pfSense® on ALIX
- Go to the official pfsense download site (we will download the latest version).
- The parameters to select are, in order: i386, enbedded, SERIAL, the size of cf depends on which one you have (2 or 4 GB).
- Choose any of the proposed mirrors and download it.
- Once the file is downloaded, extract the image using 7-zip.
- Download the software (free, very simple and fast): Win32diskImager.
- Copy the extracted image to the compact using a compact flash drive and win32diskimager.
- Connect the alix to the PC, from serial, using putty (115200 speed) and connect the power: should start the installation program of pfsense (press enter the countdown of the boot boot, and “i” to the second account to the down).
- It will be necessary to assign the interfaces, in order to reach the equipment from the web.