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Backing up HP 4000M Configuration

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How do I Backup (and restore) an HP Procurve switch config?


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You must have a TFTP server or connect a computer via RS-232 and use x or y modem connection.  Telnet or console into the switch and run copy the start and/or run configuration to the TFTP server or connected PC.  The menu options on the 4000M are fairly easy to navigate around.
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I understand about the tftp server as i do firmware upgrades all the time however i have never seen and option in the switch to export the Config out to the TFTP Server.  Basically im looking for some detaled instructions.



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Cool.  That's actually the toughest part of saving the config file.  The following is a link to HPs manual on the 4000M:

ftp://ftp.hp.com/pub/networking/software/59692320.pdf

Go to page A-8 and follow the directions there for transferring the configuration to a TFTP server.
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