Cannot enter "Maint" at boot via cli

cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Cannot enter "Maint" at boot via cli

L1 Bithead

All,

 

somehow I lost connection to my PA-200. Im trying to do a factory reset on it and I am not able to enter 'maint" during boot via console.  I am using putty .  When I try, it just keeps loading the kernal.  is there a way to pause to enter "maint"?

 

It will not go past this either

 

 

regards

 

 

Bryan

2016-10-07_14-46-38.jpg

 

2 REPLIES 2

L3 Networker

During the early boot process, there is a choice to either autoboot or type 'maint' to get into maintenance mode. I think you get 5 seconds to make the choice.

Thanks for the reply,  thats the problem, I cannot pause the screen to enter the maint mode,  how ever, I was able to get past the issue on the screen.  had to change a setting in putty.

 

regards

 

Bryan

Like what you see?

Show your appreciation!

Click Like if a post is helpful to you or if you just want to show your support.

Click Accept as Solution to acknowledge that the answer to your question has been provided.

The button appears next to the replies on topics you’ve started. The member who gave the solution and all future visitors to this topic will appreciate it!

These simple actions take just seconds of your time, but go a long way in showing appreciation for community members and the LIVEcommunity as a whole!

The LIVEcommunity thanks you for your participation!