Router configuration backup

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Nov 17th, 2008
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Is it possible to backup the router running config to a host computer and upload it later back to the Router? If so, where can I get information on how to do this?

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Joe Clarke Mon, 11/17/2008 - 12:41
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Absolutely. See this URL on how to perform config backup and restore operations using TFTP:


http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/iosswrel/ps1835/products_tech_note09186a008020260d.shtml


There are also many tools out there to help with this. For example, you can use Rancid or Pancho (Open Source) or CiscoWorks LAN Management Solution for this.

dbdickson Mon, 11/17/2008 - 13:08
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Thank you.


Your information, very adequately, resolved my issue. I would rate your response as a 5

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