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Backup configuration file

The file for managing the backup of your ArcGIS GeoEvent Server configuration (com.esri.ges.persistance.file.cfg) resides in one of the following locations depending on your operating system:

  • Windows<ArcGIS Server installation directory>\GeoEvent\etc\com.esri.ges.persistance.file.cfg
  • Linux<ArcGIS Server installation directory>/GeoEvent/etc/com.esri.ges.persistance.file.cfg

In the file, a single property is available that allows you to set the location for storing the backups of your GeoEvent Server configuration as XML files:


The configuration backup location is used in conjunction with the Automatic Backup Settings options on the Settings page in ArcGIS GeoEvent Manager, available at Site > Settings).