Import Wizard - Export Job Initiation


Use this wizard to start the export process immediately or to schedule it for a later time.

Use Intermediary MediaAgent

When selected, the metadata is first exported to a shared MediaAgent. During the import process, the metadata from this shared MediaAgent will be copied to the target CommCell.

Use this MediaAgent to Export to and Import From

Allows you to select a MediaAgent from the list.

Job Initiation


Run This Job Now

Specifies this job will run immediately.


Specifies this job will be scheduled.

Modify Schedule Pattern

When you click Configure, the Schedule Details dialog box will open and allow you to configure the schedule pattern.


Click Advanced to select the job startup and retry options for export.

Save As Script

Click to open the Save As Script dialog, which allows you to save this operation and the selected options as a script file (in XML format). The script can later be executed from the Command Line Interface using qoperation execute command.

When you save an operation as a script, each option in the dialog will have a corresponding XML parameter in the script file. When executing the script, you can modify the value for any of these XML parameters as needed.