4.2.6 Downloading Files from a Server

You can download configuration files directly from any of the devices of a cluster. You can use this capability for the following purposes:

  • Verifying configurations

  • Making offline changes

Perform the following steps to download files from a server:

  1. In Administration Console Dashboard, click Advanced File Configurator.

  2. Select the device-specific tab based on your requirement. For example, if you want to download Access Gateway files, select the Access Gateway tab.

  3. Click the plus icon () and select Download Configurations to Edit Offline.

  4. Specify the following details:



    Select Device

    Select the IP address of the device from which you want to download files.


    Specify the path from which you want to download files.

    For example, /opt/novell/nesp/lib/webapp/WEB-INF/classes/.

  5. Click Download and save the file.