Add the host as target to the vMA: vifp addserver <FQDN or IP Address> vifptarget -s servername/ip, Enter password of ESXi. Once the target has been set vicfg-cfgbackup -s /location/BackupFileName (Note the -s stands for save) Your host configuration is now saved. pscp [email protected]:/home/vi-admin/esx/BackupFileNamec:, (assuming pscp has been installed on your windows machine, vma ip is, and the backup file is stored at /home/vi-admin/esx) the backup file will then be transferred to C:\Users\YourUserName\AppData\Local\VirtualStore

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