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Restore configurations from backups



Last modified: Jan. 22, 2016

Contents
1 - Summary
2 - Cisco Catalyst 3850 switches
3 - Cisco ASA 5505 firewalls


1 - Summary

This guide will show how to restore a configuration from backups in different
Cisco devices.


2 - Cisco Catalyst 3850 switches

Restore a configuration from backups from a TFTP server. In this example, the
switch is running IOS version 03.03.00SE.
switch#copy tftp running-config
Address or name of remote host []? 192.168.1.30
Source filename []? startup-config
Destination filename [running-config]?
Accessing tftp://192.168.1.30/startup-config
Loading startup-config from 192.168.1.30 (via Vlan1): !
[OK - 10009 bytes]
10009 bytes copied in 2.080 secs (4812 bytes/sec)
switch#copy running-config startup-config
Destination filename [startup-config]?
Building configuration...
Compressed configuration from 8572 bytes to 4246 bytes[OK]


3 - Cisco ASA 5505 firewalls

Restore a configuration from backups from a TFTP server. In this example, the
firewall is running version 8.2(5) and ASDM version 6.4(5).
asa# copy tftp running-config 
Address or name of remote host []? 192.168.1.30
Source filename []? startup-config
Destination filename [running-config]? 
Accessing tftp://192.168.1.30/startup-config...!!!
!!!
Cryptochecksum (unchanged): 2e75ef9a 3565b092 f9ff672a d41220d2 
11278 bytes copied in 7.750 secs (1611 bytes/sec)
asa# copy running-config startup-config
Source filename [running-config]? 
Cryptochecksum: 4f3b90fb 1f64f529 636e1b87 65537e0b 
11434 bytes copied in 1.450 secs (11434 bytes/sec)


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