Import Network Wizard
The Import Network Wizard is an interactive tool that allows you to import data files that are converted into a NorthStar Planner network model. You can specify the import input directory and select other options for parsing a set of data files. Launch the wizard from the My Networks tab of the Network Browser by clicking the blue circle with the + sign on the right side of the window as shown in Figure 1.
Once you have launched the wizard, proceed as follows:
- Click Next on the wizard landing page to display the Setup Import window shown in Figure 2.
- Use the Import Type drop-down menu to select one of the
following import type options:
Important: Currently, only .tar and .gz files can be imported (.zip files are not supported), and the file cannot contain subdirectories.
Routers and Switches
- Enter a network name and click Upload. Options available for the import type you selected are displayed. If there are no options available, the options step is skipped.
- Select options by clicking the corresponding check boxes. Click Next to complete the import. Once imported, the network is available in the My Networks tab of the Network Browser.