matrix n7 password recovery

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I lost matrix N7 admin password. How can I do password recovery
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please see Install Hardware Guide , u can adjust the pin of fabric card  to pass password.
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I realize this solution may have limited application but I have been able to recover access to production switches with lost passwords using NAC manager.  I pushed a switch management policy to the switch and was able to log in via RADIUS.   NAC uses SNMP credentials to configure RADIUS on the switch.    Glad I was able to recover access but do wonder if that is a security hole. 
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You can configure what OID is accessible by what SNMPv3 credentials => i do not see it as security hole.

You can also backup the config through SNMP and recover it without the admin password... Another way I used...
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True SNMP v3  can be secured but it can be done via v2c and v1.   I doubt you will find many organizations using only SNMP v3.