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How can I hide the password in Cisco configuration?

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How can I hide the password in Cisco configuration?

Postby chicagotech » Fri May 31, 2013 4:56 pm

Q: After I follow this post to create a user in Cisco swicth, I can see my password. How can I hide the password?

How to create username and password to login ... - ChicagoTech.net
To create the username in Cisco switch, you use the username command, for example, conf t username boblin priv 15 password chicagotech ...

A: Run this command: service password-encryption
Or refer to thsi post
cisco invalid encrypted password! - ChicagoTech.net
7 Specifies a HIDDEN password will follow. LINE The UNENCRYPTED (cleartext ) line password. Cisco6506e(config-line)#password 7 cisco ...
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