Exporting and Importing Scripts

You can export a script and save it on your local computer and use in another environment by importing. Importing a script only imports the script details and excludes the metadata such as asset tags. You will have to add assets and tags to the script after you import.

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Scripts are exported in an encrypted form and are decrypted when they are imported into CAR. This ensures that the confidentiality and security of your data are kept intact.

Exporting Scripts

You can export all the details or properties of an existing CAR script on your local computer.

To export a selected script:

1. In the Scripts tab, select a script and then click Quick Actions > Export Script.

The Export option is disabled if the script is deprecated or rejected.

Export Script

The script is exported in JSON format.

Bulk Export

You can select multiple script at the same time and export the scripts in bulk. You cannot export deprecated and rejected scripts.

To perform a bulk export:

1. Select the scripts that you want to export, and then click Action(s) > Export Scripts.

Bulk Export

Confirmation for Bulk Upload

Selected scripts are exported in JSON format.

Note: You cannot export deprecated and rejected scripts.

Importing Scripts

To import a script:

1. In the Scripts tab, click Create > Import Script and then browse to select the required script.

2. Select the script, click Open and then click Import.

Note: Make sure that you choose a unique name for the script while importing. An error message is displayed if the importing script name matches with an already existing script.

Related Topics

Cloning Scripts

Downloading Scripts

Deprecating Scripts

Viewing Script Status

Viewing Script Details

Viewing Activity Logs

Editing Scripts

Viewing Job Details of a Script