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Cisco Router Password Recovery In Brief

What are the commands to recover the password of a cisco router?

Please explain in short.

is the procedure different for different series of routers?

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Re: Cisco Router Password Recovery In Brief

Hi,

The procedure is same for almost all Cisco routers. Here is the example :

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/hw/routers/ps380/products_password_recovery09186a00800942bc.shtml#procedure

For all Cisco Devices check here,

http://www.cisco.com/warp/public/474/index.shtml#routers

Re: Cisco Router Password Recovery In Brief

Yes.. it is slightly different for lower end and higher end router models. The below link gives you information for varous routers & Switches.

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/iosswrel/ps1831/products_tech_note09186a00801746e6.shtml

HTH

MS

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Re: Cisco Router Password Recovery In Brief

Mostly the process for password resets are the same although

some switches like the 3560 have a mode button you hit instead of page break as the switch boots up to enter rommon

Here is a straight forward instructions....

step by step

http://www.learnios.com/viewtopic.php?f=72&t=28

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