Exports a management agent in Microsoft® Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) 2010 to a file that is formatted in .xml.


maexport ManagementAgentName [FileName]



Specifies the name of the management agent that you want to export. The name must match the name as it appears in Synchronization Service Manager.


Specifies the file name, including the path. If you do not specify a file name, the file is saved as ManagementAgentName.xml.


Displays help at the command prompt.


Maexport.exe is located in InstallationDirectory\Bin folder.


To export the management agent Full_HR_import to a different file name, type:

maexport Full_HR_import a:\Import_back.xml

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