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Backup & restore

NIM's backup and restore functionality lets you export and import your entire NIM environment via a single JSON file. This includes all objects (systems, filters, mappings, jobs, etc.) and settings. It creates a "snapshot" of your NIM environment.

To get started, Create a backup or Restore a backup.


The restore procedure overwrites your entire current NIM environment, including all systems, filters, mappings, jobs, etc.

Before restoring a previous backup, you should always Create a backup of your current environment.

It is not possible to selectively restore objects from a backup. However, certain objects can be separately imported & exported. Follow these tutorials to do so: