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How to reset a lost admin password on cisco 2501

Hi,

We try to use an old cisco router (cf characeristics below) which nobody remember the admin password.

Which procedure should we follow to reset the password?

Thx

Pierre

Cisco Internetwork Operating System Software

IOS (tm) 3000 Software (CPA25-Y-L), Version 11.0(6), RELEASE SOFTWARE (fc1)

Copyright (c) 1986-1996 by cisco Systems, Inc.

Compiled Thu 21-Mar-96 00:34 by hochan

Image text-base: 0x03018CA8, data-base: 0x0000

cisco CPA2500 (68030) processor (revision L) with 2048K/2048K bytes of memory.

Processor board ID 02443398, with hardware revision 00000000

Bridging software.

X.25 software, Version 2.0, NET2, BFE and GOSIP compliant.

Primary Rate ISDN software, Version 1.0.

Authorized for CiscoPro software set only.

1 Ethernet/IEEE 802.3 interface.

2 Serial network interfaces.

32K bytes of non-volatile configuration memory.

4096K bytes of processor board System flash (Read ONLY)

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Re: How to reset a lost admin password on cisco 2501

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Re: How to reset a lost admin password on cisco 2501

There is a procedure for recovering lost password on the 2500 series at this link:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/hw/contnetw/ps813/products_installation_guide_chapter09186a008007d228.html

H.T.H.

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