catalyst 2950 - reset password

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Aug 9th, 2007

hi everybody

i forgot password o my cisco catalyst 2950 switch

do you know how can i reset it?

thanks!

I have this problem too.
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Pavlo Bykov Thu, 08/09/2007 - 04:20

You will need physical access to the switch.

realiswitch Thu, 09/27/2007 - 01:29

thanks, it's ok

i followed the steps and i reset the password...

THANKS A LOT!!

Now....may you tell me how can i reset cfg of my 2950?

MUHAMMAD SHAHEEN Thu, 09/27/2007 - 03:28

Hi,

You should follow the document link sent by mohammedmahmoud it will take you through all the required steps to restore previous configuration and change the passwords.

But If you want to erase the current config and re-start everything from scratch, then in type in the following command

Switch#erase nvram:

and that reload the switch

HTH

Shaheen

glen.grant Thu, 09/27/2007 - 03:56

Just use "write erase " then reload the box .

alexander.belov Thu, 09/27/2007 - 06:41

what about the vlan.dat? :)

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