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Password Recovery

Lost password recovery for Cisco routers:

Power cycle the router within the first 15sec in minicom

Ctrl+A Z (send break) option
rommon 1> confreg 0x2142 rommon 2> reset

answer no to all questions

show startup-config

look at the end of he config for the password

en enable secret <new password>

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