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what is the default USERNAME and PASSWORD for a  DELL PowerConnect 5424 switch?

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what is the default USERNAME and PASSWORD for a  DELL PowerConnect 5424 switch?


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by:dejaa
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Username and password are user defined during initial configuration via serial connection.

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There is no default username and password - factory defaults. You connect to switch via DELL console cable and then configure parameters.

If you try to connect via console cable, does it ask you for username and password?
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by:Shani Basha
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I got something.. can you try this

 "If a password is lost, the Password Recovery procedure can be called from the Startup menu.  The procedure enables entry to the device once without password.  To recover a lost password when entering the local terminal only, from the Startup menu, type [3] and press <Enter>.  The password is deleted.  Enter your choice or press ESC to exit"
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by:NAMEWITHELD12
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thanks and sorry for the delay
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