• MA Network Switch
    • Introduction
      • Intended Use
      • Dangers caused by Electric Current
      • General Safety Instructions
      • System Requirements
      • SFP Transceiver Compatibility
    • Device Overview
      • Front Panel
      • Rear Panel
      • LED Indicators
      • Factory Defaults
    • First Steps
      • Unpack the Device
      • Install Mini-GBIC (SFP)
      • Installation in a Rack
      • Connect the Hardware
      • Set the IP Address on the PC
      • Access the Web Interface
    • Display Navigation
      • Groups View
      • Name View
      • Workload View
      • LAG View
      • Reset View
    • Ports / Groups
      • Change Port Description
      • Assign Groups to Ports
      • Edit LAGs
      • Edit RSTP
      • Edit Speed Setting
      • Change Group Name
      • Edit IGMP Snooping
      • Edit IGMP Querier
      • Edit Unknown Flooding
      • Change VLAN ID
    • Presets / Filters
      • Assign Presets to Ports
      • Apply Filters to Ports
      • Create New Presets
      • Update Presets
      • Create New Filter
      • View Filters
      • Delete Presets
      • Delete Filter
    • General Settings
      • Change Name
      • Change ID
      • Change DHCP Client
      • Change IP Address
      • Change Subnet Mask
      • Change Default Gateway
      • Change SNMP Status
      • Change Password
      • Update Firmware
      • Fallback to Backup Firmware
      • Get Switch Configuration
      • Edit Port Mirroring
      • Upload Switch Configuration
      • Reset Settings
      • Web Interface and grandMA2
    • Specifications
    • Support
    • Glossary
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Version 3.7

Reset Settings

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By resetting the MA Network Switch, you return the switch to the state it was in when it was first time powered.
This is useful for troubleshooting problems that might be caused by manual changes after first time powered.
Refer to, factory defaults for a complete list of all settings and information they are reset.

Resetting the MA Switch is not reversible. After a reset, all previous settings are lost and cannot be recovered.

Use the Web Interface

Requirement: Connection to the web interface.

  1. Click Tools / Edit General settings.
  2. Click Reset ALL settings to factory defaults.
    A warning asks if you are really sure to reset to factory default.
  3. Click OK.

It might take a little while for the process to complete.

The MA Network Switch restarts. All settings are set back to the factory defaults.

Use the Menu Button

  1. Press the menu button on the switch for at least 5 seconds until the reset screen appears.
  2. Press the menu button again for at least 5 seconds until the booting screen appears.

The MA Network Switch turns off and restarts. All settings are set back to the factory defaults.


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