How to restore Cisco IOS config from backup using console

  1. Install the TeraTerm -> Start and use COM port to connect to console

You console configuration might be as follow


Speed 9600

Data Bits 8

Stop Bits 1

Parity None

Flow Control None

2. Connect to switch/switch using console


copy xmodem: run (This will copy the config to running config)

Once the transfer is started navigate in Teraterm to

File -> Transfer -> XMODEM -> Send… then select the file.

you can then run

show running-config

and you configuration should be there.




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