Download the ASCII Configuration File to the Switch

To download the configuration from the TFTP server to the switch, use the tftp or tftp get command.

For example, to retrieve the configuration file named meg-upload_config1.xsf from a TFTP server with an IP address of, you can use one of the following commands:

tftp -g -r meg_upload_config1.xsf
tftp get meg_upload_config1.xsf

If you successfully download the configuration to the switch, the switch displays a message similar to the following:

Downloading meg_upload_config1.xsf to switch... done!