Before creating the back-up, you need to create one admin user (We need this admin account for login into the console and then import it in our lab), then once you are done with downloading the back-up, delete that admin account.
Step 1: Create the admin account with below command:
account create [OPTIONS] USERNAME
Step 2: It will prompt to create the password for above admin account, create a password.Step 3: Now create the back-up and download it using the below command:
System backup export -e syslog -i external (To export the config using external interface and exclude the syslog)
Download ready at http://xx.xx.xx.xx:8000/backup/download
- During the process, the following message is displayed:
Press Ctrl-C when finished.
Step 4: Delete the admin account with below command:
- When this message appears, do not press CTRL + C.
- Instead, start a web browser and access http://xx.xx.xx.xx:8000/backup/download in a browser.
- Save the backup file to an accessible location.
account delete [OPTIONS] USERNAME