Backup F5 Running Configuration

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    BACKUP F5 RUNNING CONFIGURATION

     

    Product  BIG-IP

    Version  11.5.1

    Build    5.0.147

     

    IMPORTANT:  DISABLE PAGING FOR THE SOLARWINDS USER ON THE F5 USING THE FOLLOWING COMMAND

    • modify cli preference pager disabled display-threshold 0

       

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    NOTE: NOTICE THE SOLARWINDS USER HAS TMSH ACCESS NOT ADVANCED SHELL ON THE F5 BY THE (tmos)# PROMPT

     

    DEVICE TEMPLATE (will not work unless paging in disabled for the solarwinds user)

     

    <Configuration-Management Device="" SystemOID="1.3.6.1.4.1.3375.2.1.3.4.62">

      <Commands>

        <Command Name="RESET" Value="" />

        <Command Name="Startup" Value="" />

        <Command Name="Running" Value="" />

        <Command Name="DownloadConfig" Value="show running-config all-properties" />

        <Command Name="Version" Value="show sys version" />

        <Command Name="Disconnect" Value="quit" />

      </Commands>

    </Configuration-Management>

     

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