Export file from CMM

You can use the ASU to export a file from CMM to your local system. Refer to the help command to check a setting support export command and what the type of file it might be exporting.

Command syntax

asu cmmcfg export <setting name> [options] [connection options]


<setting name>

Setting name takes the format CMM<0x>.xx.xx, which can be shown by either the list or showtree command.

Table 1. Options
Option Description
--help Display help for this command in the console window and exit.
Table 2. Connection options
Connection option Description
--host<ip> Address of the CMM server to operate on.
--user<userid> CMM user name to authenticate. The default is USERID.
--password<password> CMM password to authenticate. The default is PASSWORD.
--port<port> Port for the CIM interface. The default is 5989.

Command example

C:\asu>asu.exe cmmcfg export cmm01.configuration
sftp://user:password@ --host 
--user USERID --password PASSW0RD
Lenovo Advanced Settings Utility version 10.0.87F
Licensed Materials - Property of Lenovo
(C) Copyright Lenovo Corp. 2007-2012 All Rights Reserved
Connected to CIMOM at IP address: on Port:5989
Started to export configuration file to 
Still running 0......
Still running 1......
Still running 2......
Finished to export configuration file to