This document describes how to recover a password on a Cisco Catalyst 1600 Token Ring Switch. To recover the password on Cisco 1600 Series Routers, refer to the following document:
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To recover your password, follow the steps below:
Push and hold the Reset button on the switch until the LCD display shows "erasing mgmt passwd."
Release the Reset button. The switch resets and has no password.