restore startup config from tftp to pix

I am trying to load startup config from tftp to pix515. i understand how to save startup config from PIX to tftp, and  i am getting stuck trying to work it the other way around. any ideas?

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Use the command:

configure net

This will use the TFTP server address and file name in the "tftp-server" command you specify.

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Configure net command will merge the configuration from tftp with the running configuration. If you want to get a fresh configuration from tftp;


clear configure all

Then just copy the whole configuration from the tftp file and paste it onto the config mode of the PIX, Ofcourse while connected through console.

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