To archive a configuration file, follow these steps:
In the JUNOScope main window, click Configuration > Repository
> Archive. The Archive—Select device and time dialog box appears.
Select the Group or Select Device(s) option button.
Select the group or devices that you want from the Group
or Select Device(s) drop-down list box. Shift+click to select multiple
devices from the Select Device(s) drop-down list box.
In the Comment text box, type an optional descriptive
comment about the archive that you want to perform.
Select when you want the archive to occur
by clicking the appropriate option button:
Now—(Default) Performs an archive immediately after
you confirm it.
Select Schedule—Performs an archive at the scheduled
Select to save the archive operation to run at a later
time. Click Save Operation as, then type an operation name in the
Click Next. The Archive—Confirm selections dialog
box appears. If you have selected a BXOS device or a group that contains
BXOS devices, go to step , else go to step .
If you have selected a BXOS device
or a group that contains BXOS devices, choose one of the following
options from the Confirm Selections dialog box.
BXOS configuration is archived in xml format.
Archive Startup Configuration—Choose this option
if you want to archive the startup configuration on the BXOS device.
By default, JUNOScope archives the startup configuration for BXOS
Archive Running Configuration—Choose this option
if you want to archive the running configuration on the BXOS device.
If you choose to archive a running configuration that is the
same as the startup configuration archived on the JUNOScope server
or vice versa, JUNOScope does not create a new version of the archived
configuration when there is no difference between the archived configuration
and the one submitted for archiving. The Comment field for the archived
configuration indicates whether the archived configuration is a running
configuration or startup configuration.
Confirm that the archive options
that you selected are correct.
Click Finish to confirm the archive.
If you selected Now in Step , archiving occurs immediately and the Archive—Wait
for operation to complete dialog box appears.
If you selected to save the archive operation, you return
to the Configuration > Repository menu. To view the saved operation,
click Settings > Saved Operations.
If you selected a schedule, archiving occurs when the
operation is scheduled to be run.
When the archive process is complete, the Archive—View
operation status dialog box appears.
Archive—View operation status dialog box lists the archive operation
by device name, status, start time, last update time, and status message.
The Archive operation status can be successful, failed, writing, pending,
connecting, or working.