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[All About Switches] Q&A: How Can I Change the BootROM Menu Password of S Series Switches?

Latest reply: May 11, 2018 06:48:47 2423 2 0 0 0

    A: The BootROM main menu password is by default and possibly huawei on a device running earlier versions. You are advised to change the password to prevent unauthorized users from accessing the BootROM.
Step 1: In the BootROM main menu, select 6 to enter the password submenu. 

Step 2: In the password submenu, select 1 to enter the page for changing the BootROM password. 

For details, see the S Series Switches Configuration Guide - Basic Configuration.     
Step 1: Log in to the enterprise technical support website at
Step 2: Click Switches.

Step 3: Click the name of the product to be queried, for example, S7700.

Step 4: Choose Documentation> S7700 V200R010C00 Configuration Guide

Step 5: Click S7700&S9700 V200R010C00 Configuration Guide - Basic Configuration.

Step 6: Open the Configuration Guide - Basic Configuration. Choose BootROM Menu Operation (Non-SRUH/Non-SRUE Main Control Card)> Submenu for Changing the Password of the BootROM Menu in the navigation tree on the left, and follow the instructions.
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MVE Created May 7, 2018 07:39:07

clear and useful document, thanks
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Created May 11, 2018 06:48:47

Thank you for sharing.
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