Reset to factory settings

Reset allows you to reset your XG Firewall to factory default settings. Resetting to factory default settings does not affect registration.

Connect to XG Firewall using an SSH client. At the prompt, enter RESET.

  • To delete all custom configurations and reset to the default configuration, choose option 1.
  • To delete all custom configuration and signatures and reset to the default configuration, choose option 2.
  • To delete all custom configuration, signatures, and reports, and reset to the default configuration, choose option 3.
  • To reset the administrator password to the default password, choose option 4. This option is useful when administrator has forgotten password. If XG firewall is part of HA cluster then the password of only this device will be reset.