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Password recovery

If you forget the password for the router then you can use this steps to Recover your password.

1. Switch ON/OFF the Router

2.Press Ctrl + Break

3.Enter into ROM Monitor mode [Rommon>]

4.Change the configuration register value to 0x2142( It will help in skipping the NVRAM)

5.Reset

6.System Configuration Dialog

7.Change to user mode [Ctrl + C]

8.copy start run

10.Get into Global configuration mode

11.Change the preferred password

12.Change the configuration register value to 0x2102

13.Verify with # show version command

14.write

15.reload

cisco router

The process is:

1 CTRl + BreaK

2. RomMon>confreg 0x2142

3.Reset

4. Blank screen will come. Type N and enter

5. Router>en

6.Router#copy start run

7. Router# config t

8.Router(config)# enable password passname

9.Configure-register 0x2102

10.exit

11.write

12.reload

Doing this will recover the password you assigned for enable mode