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Use this command to export data collectors to a .csv file.

If you want to use the output .csv file as the input for the importcollector CLI command and this output file contains the Monitor file over SSH and Monitor file over Windows Share data collectors, then you must edit the .csv file to replace the existing password with the actual password. This password is the one you need to connect to the target host from which you want to collect the data.

To understand the syntax and examples, see:



Prefix this command with the following, as appropriate:

  • For Windows: itda.bat
  • For Linux: ./

exportcollector -u <userName> [-v] [-s] -w <password> -d <hostName> 
-p <port> -f <absoluteCsvFilePath>
  • Angle brackets (< >) indicate a variable value that needs to be user defined.
  • Square brackets ([ ]) indicate optional parameters.

The following table describes the parameters used in the syntax:

Host name of the Console Server
Absolute file path of the CSV file that you want to export
Port number of the Console Server
User name to use to connect with the Console Server
Password corresponding to the user name to use to connect with the Console Server
(Optional) Version of the IT Data Analytics product
-s(Optional) Indicates an HTTPS connection

Example input

The following example provides the input for exporting a data collector:

exportcollector -u admin -w admin -d localhost -p 9797 -f C:\DataCollectors.csv

Related topics

Managing data collectors

Managing collection profiles