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How to Factory-Reset on a Detached ArubaStack Member

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How to Factory-Reset on a Detached ArubaStack Member


Starting from ArubaOS, you can reset a detached ArubaStack member that boots up as a line card to its factory defaults. This allows you to reset the password on the Mobility Access Switch if the login credentials are


To reset a line card to its factory-defaults:

1. Connect a local console to the serial port on the Mobility Access Switch.
2. From the console, login to the Mobility Access Switch using the username, password and the password, forgetme!.
3. Execute the following commands:
(LC-1) #restore factory_default stacking
(LC-1) #reload


After the reload the switch will boot up the image and come up with initial configuration page.

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