ExportRepository command (Import/Export tool)

Export a repository to a .dat file.

The Import/Export tool is not available in the TestArchitect packages for the Linux and macOS operating systems.


java -jar TAImportExportTool.jar --ExportRepository [--server<value>] [--port<value>] 
--repoName<value> --destinationFile<value> [--overwrite<true|false>]
  • TAImportExportTool.jar

    An executable .jar file used to invoke the Import/Export tool.

    The file can be found at TA_INSTALL_DIR\binclient.

  • –ExportRepository

    Invokes the export repository function.

  • –server <value>

    (Optional, default = localhost) Full hostname or IP address of the repository server in which the repository is to reside.

    If this argument is not defined, localhost is used as the default.

  • –port <value>

    (Optional, default = 53404) Dedicated port number used to connect to the repository server.

    At present, only the port number 53404 may be used, and serves as the default value. Hence, please ensure that this port is always available.

  • –repoName <value>

    Name of repository to be exported.

    If the repository namecontains any spaces, enclose it between a pair of double quotation marks.

  • –destinationFile <value>

    Path, with optional file name, specifying the location to which the exported file is to be written.

    The file must have a .dat extension.

    • If the specified path does not include a file name, the name is automatically generated.
    • Network paths are also supported.
    • If the pathcontains any spaces, enclose it between a pair of double quotation marks.
  • –overwrite <true|false>

    (Optional) Specify whether the existing file, if any, should be overwritten.

    If this parameter is not specified, or its value is empty, its value defaults to true.

Running ExportRepository command (Import/Export tool)

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