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Backing up a switch configuration

You can perform a backup of the current Ethernet switch configuration as a profile that can subsequently be restored.

Procedure

  1. In the UCP Advisor window, click the Ethernet Switches icon.

    Depending on the available switches, you can either select Ethernet Switches or Fibre Channel Switches from the Navigator window.
  2. In the Navigator window, click Ethernet Switches, then double-click the switch with the configuration you want to back up.

  3. From the Summary tab, click the Backup Profile icon.

    The Backup Profile window appears, requesting confirmation of the backup.
  4. Click Yes. A message indicates that the current configuration profile is being saved.

    The Back up window appears indicating whether the backup has been completed successfully.

Results

If necessary, you can consult the entry in the Recent Tasks window to check that the backup task has completed and to determine any other relevant details regarding the task.