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How to factory reset the config of a WiNG AP or controller from CLI

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TitleHow to factory reset the config of a WiNG AP or controller from CLI
Objective
To clear or default the config once logged into the AP or controller via CLI (SSH or console)
Environment
  • AP75xx series
  • AP65xx series
  • AP76xx series
  • AP71xx series
  • NX 4500/6500/7500/9500/9600
  • RFS4000/6000/7000
  • VX9000
  • WiNG 5.x
Procedure
Log into the AP or controller via SSH (Secure Shell) or console port (baud rate 19200 or 115200) using Putty.exe or similar client and run the following commands:
 
>en
#delete startup-config
Delete startup-config? y
#reload
The system will be rebooted, do you want to continue? (y/n):y

Alternatively:
 
>en
#erase startup-config
Erase startup-config? (y/n):y
#reload
The system will be rebooted, do you want to continue? (y/n):y


 
Additional notes
  • When you type "yes" to confirm reload, you might be prompted to save the running config (if earlier changes have been made and not saved). Always reply with "No". If by mistake you type "Yes", you would have recreated the startup-config file. In this case simply repeat the procedure to delete the startup-config. 
  • This procedure applies to all WiNG 5.x firmware. This process is applicable only from CLI.
  • Please contact our technical support team should further assistance be required. 

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