how to recovery the username and password for cisco2951 router?

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May 6th, 2010
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Need help here,, forgot to remove the one time username and password , and now I can not log into the router anymore. I try to do the password recovery . But I failed , because I can not get ino the rommon mode.. ctrl + break, is not working.

I tried securtCRT and Putty, same ... someone can help me with it?

thanks a lot!

Correct Answer by Ganesh Hariharan about 7 years 1 month ago

Need help here,, forgot to remove the one time username and password , and now I can not log into the router anymore. I try to do the password recovery . But I failed , because I can not get ino the rommon mode.. ctrl + break, is not working.

I tried securtCRT and Putty, same ... someone can help me with it?

thanks a lot!


Hi,


Check out the below link for password recovery porcedure


http://www.cisco.com/en/US/partner/products/hw/routers/ps259/products_password_recovery09186a0080094675.shtml


Hope to Help !!


Ganesh.H

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Ganesh Hariharan Thu, 05/06/2010 - 22:41
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Need help here,, forgot to remove the one time username and password , and now I can not log into the router anymore. I try to do the password recovery . But I failed , because I can not get ino the rommon mode.. ctrl + break, is not working.

I tried securtCRT and Putty, same ... someone can help me with it?

thanks a lot!


Hi,


Check out the below link for password recovery porcedure


http://www.cisco.com/en/US/partner/products/hw/routers/ps259/products_password_recovery09186a0080094675.shtml


Hope to Help !!


Ganesh.H

paolo bevilacqua Sun, 05/09/2010 - 04:27
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Most people will not be able to access them.

david_casey Sun, 05/09/2010 - 18:00
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rubberheart wrote:


Need help here,, forgot to remove the one time username and password , and now I can not log into the router anymore. I try to do the password recovery . But I failed , because I can not get ino the rommon mode.. ctrl + break, is not working.

I tried securtCRT and Putty, same ... someone can help me with it?

thanks a lot!


I've seen an issue like this with some types of USB-to-Serial adapters (specifically Belkin ones).  I chalked the problem up to a driver issue but was never able to resolve it.  In the end I simply bought a different brand of adapter and never had the problem again.


In short, if you're using a USB-to-Serial adapter, try using a different brand if one is available.


Dave

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