save configuration as-script

save configuration as-script script-name


Saves the running configuration as a script.

Syntax Description

script-name Specifies the name of the file to save the configuration to. The script file is known as the XOS script file and uses the .xsf file extension.



Usage Guidelines

This command allows you to save the current configuration as a script and export it out of the box for later use.

For SummitStack only

The script is saved on all the nodes in a SummitStack when the save configuration as-script command is executed.


The following example saves a running ASCII-formatted configuration named primary.xsf.

save configuration as-script primary.xsf


This command was first available in ExtremeXOS 12.1.

Platform Availability

This command is available on ExtremeSwitching X435, X440-G2, X450-G2, X460-G2, X465, X590, X620, X670-G2, X690, X695, X870, 5320, 5420, and 5520 series switches.