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This article lists common scenarios that have solutions that are described in the Export, Import, and Backup Functionality in ISA Server 2004 document. To download this document, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2004 includes export and import features that you can use to save ISA Server configuration parameters to an .xml file. You can use this file to back up your configuration or to copy the configuration to another ISA Server computer.
You can export on many levels in ISA Server 2004. For example, you can export a whole firewall policy, a single rule, or a single network object. Additionally, you can back up your complete configuration and restore it later.
Export, Import, and Backup Functionality in ISA Server 2004 discusses how to use the export, import, and backup features in ISA Server 2004 in the following scenarios: