Save Cisco router configuration

Save the router config from the command line.

The following commands run from enable mode will save the configuration:

copy running-config startup-config

copy run start


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3 Responses to “Save Cisco router configuration”

  1. August 25, 2010 at 6:14 pm, tahir said:

    when i config all the routers and then save the configuration by using the command
    copy running-config startup-configuration

    after applying on all the routers when i close the GNS3 application and start again all configuration goes off. please help me waht to do ? thanx Muhammad


  2. November 28, 2010 at 11:19 am, Msuqlain said:

    how to disable firewall in Cisco 1812


  3. October 17, 2011 at 6:44 am, farhan said:

    @tahir save ur running config to NVRAM (which consist start up config),,, give the following command

    copy running-config startup-config


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