password recovery on 2600 doesn't work

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Mar 20th, 2007

Hi,

I'm trying to recover forgotten password on the 2600 router. I have been doing exactly as it written in the document however no luck.

this what i do

reboot into rommon > confreg 0X2142

reset

no on the promt

enable

copy startup-config running config

show running config

i have the folowwing at the end of the file

line con 0

exec-timeout 0 0

password xxx

login

transport input none

line aux 0

line vty 0 4

password xxx

login

conf t

enable secret test

no shutdown on each interface

config-register 0x2102

after restart i can't get into router

Please let me know what I'm doing wrong

thank you for your help

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Correct Answer by sundar.palaniappan about 9 years 8 months ago

You changed the enable password but did not change the console password.

Perform password recovery again and set the line console password as follows.

line con 0

pass

HTH

Sundar

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sundar.palaniappan Tue, 03/20/2007 - 12:30

You changed the enable password but did not change the console password.

Perform password recovery again and set the line console password as follows.

line con 0

pass

HTH

Sundar

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