How to restore the default factory settings on an Huawei switch?

Latest reply: May 16, 2018 10:27:45 3135 2 0 0

This post explains how to restore the default factory settings on an Huawei switch. Please read further down for details.

Using the reset button

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1. Configure an IP on the computer from the /24 network;

2. Connect an Ethernet cable from your PC to the interface 0/0/1 or 0/0/2 from the switch;

3. Hold down the reset button for at least 6 seconds;

4. Ping to test the connectivity.

If the ping is working, it means that you can reach the default IP address of VLANIF1.

Using CLI

You can run the reset saved-configuration command and then restart the device to restore the default factory settings.

<Huawei> reset saved-configuration

Warning: The action will delete the saved configuration in the device.

The configuration will be erased to reconfigure. Continue? [Y/N]: y

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s00087554 Created Feb 10, 2019 08:04:42
its fine, but after restart, no password is working (my old as well as default), even i cannot enter to Ctrl+B menu !!!  
Created May 16, 2018 10:27:45 Helpful(0) Helpful(0)

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