cisco 1941 password recovery help please!

I have just purchased a used cisco 1941 router. I have tried several key combinations while I am connected through putty console. I have tried ctrl + shift + x + 6 and ctrl + pause/insert and ctrl + shift. I rebooted the router while still being connected to the console/session and keep getting the  below screen.

System Bootstrap, Version 15.0(1r)M16, RELEASE SOFTWARE (fc1)
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Total memory size = 512 MB - On-board = 512 MB, DIMM0 = 0 MB
CISCO1941W-A/K9 platform with 524288 Kbytes of main memory
Main memory is configured to 64/-1(On-board/DIMM0) bit mode with ECC disabled


Readonly ROMMON initialized
program load complete, entry point: 0x80803000, size: 0x1b340
program load complete, entry point: 0x80803000, size: 0x1b340


IOS Image Load Test
___________________
Digitally Signed Release Software
program load complete, entry point: 0x81000000, size: 0x41b22a8
Self decompressing the image : #################################################################################################################################################################################################################################################################################################################################################################################################### [OK]

Smart Init is disabled. IOMEM set to: 25

Using iomem percentage: 25
Configured iomem percentage is not available.
Actual iomem percentage used: 21

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Compiled Thu 20-Jun-13 12:49 by prod_rel_team


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Cisco CISCO1941W-A/K9 (revision 1.0) with 413696K/110592K bytes of memory.
Processor board ID FTX1741828V
3 Gigabit Ethernet interfaces
2 Serial interfaces
2 terminal lines
1 cisco Embedded AP (s)
DRAM configuration is 64 bits wide with parity disabled.
255K bytes of non-volatile configuration memory.
250880K bytes of ATA System CompactFlash 0 (Read/Write)

 Warning: The cli will be deprecated soon
 'tacacs-server host 72.5.150.71 single-connection key 7 122708414A41492C690B2D29'
 Please move to 'tacacs server <name>' CLI
 Warning: The cli will be deprecated soon
 'tacacs-server host 72.5.150.25 single-connection key 7 05350B5979060B215A251E13'
 Please move to 'tacacs server <name>' CLI
SETUP: new interface NVI0 placed in "shutdown" state


Press RETURN to get started!


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User Access Verification

Password:
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Hemil AquinoConnect With a Mentor Network EngineerCommented:
I think that type of router has a flash: here is what you should do.

1- Turn it off
2- Remove the flash
3- Turn it on
4- Type confreg 0x2142 at the rommon 1> prompt in order to boot from Flash.
5- Type reset at the rommon 2> prompt.
6- Your router will boot up and from there you wont see a password no more
Once you got access to it, go to configuration mode and modify back the registry. Like this

hostname(config)#config-register 0x2102

You should ne all set.
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techdriveAuthor Commented:
You are an absolute genius...thank you thank you..I think I am going to go and take some classes because my networking skills suck.
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Hemil AquinoNetwork EngineerCommented:
Haha. Thanks you dude. Networking is my everyday environment so that's why i know.
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Olgierd UngehojerSenior Network AdministratorCommented:
Here you have password recovery procedure from Cisco.
https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/support/docs/routers/3800-series-integrated-services-routers/112058-c1900-pwd-rec-00.html.
I am using more often terraterm instead of putty. To go to recovery mode u can use break key or alt-b.
Here is page with keys combinations.
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