Making Backups in the WebGUI

Making a backup in the WebGUI is simple.

  • Navigate to Diagnostics > Backup & Restore

  • Set the Backup Area to ALL (the default choice)

  • Set any other desired options, such as Skip RRD and Encryption

  • Click Download Configuration as XML (Figure WebGUI Backup).

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WebGUI Backup

The web browser will then prompt to save the file somewhere on the PC being used to view the WebGUI. It will be named config-<hostname>-<timestamp>.xml, but that may be changed before saving the file.