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Copying Log Files

You can store log files into a compressed archive file which you can then copy to an external TFTPTrivial File Transfer Protocol. The TFTP is a software utility for transferring files from or to a remote host. or SCPSecure Copy Protocol. SCP is a network protocol that supports file transfers between hosts on a network. server. The WebUI allows you to copy the log files to a WinZip folder which you can display or save on your local PC.

The following procedure describes how to copy log files to an external TFTPTrivial File Transfer Protocol. The TFTP is a software utility for transferring files from or to a remote host.  or SCPSecure Copy Protocol. SCP is a network protocol that supports file transfers between hosts on a network. server.

  1. In the Mobility Master node hierarchy, navigate to the Diagnostics > Technical Support > Copy Logs page.
  2. In the Select destination file field, select TFTP server or FTP server if you want to copy the log files in to a TFTPTrivial File Transfer Protocol. The TFTP is a software utility for transferring files from or to a remote host.  or FTPFile Transfer Protocol. A standard network protocol used for transferring files between a client and server on a computer network. server. Enter the necessary destination details and the user credentials based on your server selection.
  3. To download the log files into a WinZip file on your local PC, select Download logs.
  4. Optionally, select Include technical support info if you want to include the support information in the logs.
  5. Click Copy.

The following CLICommand-Line Interface. A console interface with a command line shell that allows users to execute text input as commands and convert these commands to appropriate functions. commands copy log files to an external TFTPTrivial File Transfer Protocol. The TFTP is a software utility for transferring files from or to a remote host.  or SCPSecure Copy Protocol. SCP is a network protocol that supports file transfers between hosts on a network. server.

tar logs

copy flash: logs.tar tftp: <tftphost> <destfilename>

copy flash: logs.tar scp: <scphost> <username> <destfilename>

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