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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).


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.