Exporting applications

You can export an enterprise application to a location of your choice. Exporting applications enables you to back up your applications and preserve binding information for the applications. You might export your applications before updating installed applications or migrating to a later version of the WAS product.

  1. Click Applications > Enterprise Applications in the administrative console navigation tree to access the Enterprise Applications page.

  2. Place a check mark in the check box beside the application and click Export.

  3. On the Export Application EAR Files page, click on the link to download the exported EAR file.

  4. Use the browser dialogue to specify a location at which to save the exported EAR file and click OK.

The file containing binding information is exported to the specified node and directory, and has the name enterprise_application_name.ear.


See Also

Enterprise applications
Enterprise application collection