This document describes how to recover a password on a Cisco Catalyst
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Caution: A download of the main image is forced when you press
SysReq for more than five seconds.
Press SysReq on the switch (next to the
On the System Request menu, select Clear the System
This clears only the system password. All other configuration
parameters are saved in nonvolatile RAM (NVRAM) and are retained.