Change default username on Cisco 2960

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Sep 26th, 2010

Hi! It is possible to change de default username "admin" from Cisco 2960?

Ports  Model              SW Version              SW Image
WS-C2960-24TC-L    12.2(35)SE5             C2960-LANBASEK9-M

I have this problem too.
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Nagaraja Thanthry Sun, 09/26/2010 - 22:05

Hello,

If you have console access, please try the following:

configure terminal

##### Create a new username/password pair ############

username priv 15 password

##### Configure HTTP access using local username ######

ip http authentication local

##### Configure telnet access using local username #####

line vty 0 4

login local

exit

If you want to delete a username, please use the following command:

no username

Hope this helps.

Regards,

NT

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