to Recover telent password on switch

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mattcalderon Tue, 05/13/2008 - 04:17
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If you have console access, just get into config mode on your switch and use the commands:


line vty 0 4

password cisco

login


No need for a password recovery if you have console access.

glen.grant Tue, 05/13/2008 - 08:37
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Most people will lock down the console port with a password so he probably doesn't access.

Well I want to know whether the other way to recover telnet password than Rommon.

Soemone in our tech team set the line

vty 0 4 password and don't know what is this?


Service password encryption is there and no aaa new-model.

Want to know other method than tradition changing config register stuff keeping in mind full console access I have and forgot the telnet password.


Reg,

Sushil



mattcalderon Tue, 05/13/2008 - 12:21
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If you have full console access go follow my recommendations above. Go into line vty and change the password to whatever you want.

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