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config export

config export

This command exports the Uplogix Local Manager's configuration to an external host. Using FTP or SCP, an XML representation of the system's configuration can be stored for future imports to other Uplogix Local Managers. The XML file can be retrieved using the config import command.

You can use the show config command to view the information that will be exported.

Command availability

CLI resource: system

Uplogix system: All

LMS offerings: All


usage: export <method> <target>
methods: ftp, scp, usb

Export via FTP or SCP
ex. config export ftp <userId@host:fileName>
ex. config export scp <userId@host:fileName>

Export via USB
ex. config export usb <fileName>


[admin@UplogixLM]# config export scp uplogixlm@
Password: *******
File successfully sent to


1.1 - This command was introduced. 5.x - USB added as export target

Related commands

  • config import
  • config update
  • show config