Create an on-demand snapshot, named EPRCS_Backup.tar.gz, of a Narrative Reporting environment.

You can download EPRCS_Backup.tar.gz and error file to a local computer using the downloadFile command or copy it to another environment using the copyFileFromInstance command.

The application data in EPRCS_Backup.tar.gz is as of the last daily maintenance. If you need to backup more recent data, use the data export Narrative Reporting feature.

Applies to

Narrative Reporting

Required Roles

Service Administrator


epmautomate createNRSnapshot [errorFile=Error_File.txt] where errorFile, optionally, identifies the name of a unique text file for recording errors, if any encountered by the command.


epmautomate createNRSnapshot errorFile=EPRCS_backup_Error.txt