Back up the configuration of the management switch To use the switch data during any switch maintenance, take a periodic backup of the switch configuration to an external device. Before you begin The switch has access to a TFTP server you can back up the switch configuration to. You have installed PuTTY in your laptop. You have logged in to the jump server. Procedure Launch PuTTY and connect to the switch using <switch_IP_address>:<SSH port alias>. Where, <switch_IP_address> is the management IP of the switch. In the command line, type the following to save the running configuration to a TFTP server in EXEC Privilege mode: Replace <host_IP> with the TFTP server IP address. Replace <filename> with the name of the configuration file. OS10# copy running-config tftp://<host_IP>/<filename> Parent topic Making a backup of the management switch configurationMake a periodic backup of the switch configuration to an external device. Use this data during any switch maintenance.