What is the BIOS password of CE series switches

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By default, the BIOS password of CE series switches is Admin@huawei.com.
To prevent unauthorized access to the BIOS menus, choose Modify BIOS password to change the BIOS password after accessing the BIOS main menu.

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How to recover the default BIOS password on CE series switches
By default, the BIOS password of CE series switches is Admin@huawei.com.
In V100R003 and later versions, if you forget the BIOS password, log in to the switch through the console port or using STelnet/Telnet, and run the reset boot password command in the user view to recover the default BIOS password.
<HUAWEI> reset boot password
Warning: The password used to enter the boot menu by clicking Ctrl+B will be restored to the default password, continue? [Y/N]: y
Info: Succeeded in setting password of BIOS to the default password.

What is the password for IAD132E to enter BIOS
The default password for IAD132E to enter BIOS:qpmz1234 or huawei123.

Restoring BIOS password
Restore the Server BIOS password as follows: On the iMana or iBMC CLI, run the maintenance -d upgradebios command to restore the BIOS default settings. Use this command with care because all the default BIOS settings are restored after the command is executed. For details, see the iMana User Guide or iBMC User Guide. Before running the maintenance -d upgradebios command, you need to apply for the BIN upgrade package, which may take time. If the BIOS password of a V2 server is lost, use Sandy Bridge (the first digit of the BIOS version is smaller than 3, for example, V060 or V160) and Ivy Bridge (the BIOS version is V3xx) cross-platform BIOS hpm package to restore the password. If the BIOS password of the Sandy Bridge platform is lost, you can upgrade the platform to Ivy Bridge to restore the password. If this method is used, the BMC version must be 5.88 or later (supporting hpm upgrade package). If the BIOS is rolled back so as to obtain the BIOS password. After the BIOS password is obtained, upgrade the BIOS.

BIOS password complexity
The server BIOS password must meet the following complexity requirements: ? Contain 8 to 16 characters ? Contain at least a space or one of the following special characters: `~!@#$%^&*()-_=+\|[{}];:'",<.>/? ? Contain at least two types of the following characters: ? Uppercase letters A to Z ? Lowercase letters a to z ? Digits 0 to 9 ? Cannot be duplicate with the last five passwords that were recently used.

BIOS initial password
The default password for logging in to BIOS is Huawei12#$ or uniBIOS123. Your account will be locked after three consecutive login failures with incorrect passwords, and you need to restart the server to unlock the account.

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