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Barracuda CloudGen Firewall

How to Back Up and Restore Firewall Configurations

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Backup archives (PAR files) can be created via the web interface, Barracuda Firewall Admin, or command line. To create or restore backups on the web interface, go to the Advanced > Backups page. Restoring a PAR file replaces the current configuration.

Create a Backup

Create a PAR file containing the current firewall configuration.

  1. Log into the web interface.
  2. Go to Advanced > Backups.
  3. In the Manual Backups section, click Create PAR file. The file downloads immediately.
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  4. Save the file to your computer.

Restore from a Backup

  1. Log into the web interface.
  2. Go to Advanced > Backups.
  3. In the Restore Backups section, click Restore from PAR file.
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    The Restore from PAR file window opens.
  4. Click Select PAR file, and select the backup file.
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  5. Click Open. The backup process starts immediately. The firewall reboots and the login screen appears.

The firewall is now using the firewall configuration from the PAR file.

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