Summary:

1. Backup - Management 

2. Restore - Management

3. Backup - Gateway (same as Management)

4. Restore - Gateway (same as Management)

Details:

1. Backup - Management 

1.1 Backup - Management -> webUI

Knowledge:

Note, make sure to close SmartDashboard, or you'd get an error see above. 

Export it to you local PC

1.2 Backup - Management -> CLI

Backup located at: 

2.1 Restore - Management -> webUI

  • Make sure the device has the same OS version 

  • Make sure the device has the same number of interfaces 

  • Configure management interface so you can https to it; it doesn't has to be the same IP as the production mgmt server IP, all you need is to be able to https to it from your local machine 

  • Might need to go over "First Time Configuration Wizard"

reboot upon restore completion 

2.2 Restore - Management -> CLI

  • Make sure the device has the same OS version 

  • Make sure the device has the same number of interfaces 

  • Configure management interface so you can ssh to it; or via OOB

reboot upon restore completion 

-Yu