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NetGear PROSAFE FS728TP 24Port Ethernet Switch

I press the reset button and the switch does not default what am I doing wrong?

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The reset button only reboots the router. If so equipped, a separate "Factory Defaults" button will revert to (you guessed it) factory defaults.

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