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How To Backup your CitectSCADA HMI Application


This Tech Note will explain how to backup your Application whether it's standalone or includes other projects.

  • Author: Alex Davenport
  • Published: 05/03/2017
  • Applies to: CitectSCADA 

1 Open Citect Explorer and select the Project you wish to backup, Right Click and select the backup option from the menu.



2 The Project is automatically selected or choose from the drop down menu. If you wish to also backup any included projects then click the check box to do so. Click the Browse button.



3 Select the destination for your backup and click the Open button.



4 The backup will start. If you didn't select the Save Included Projects this process will see this and remind you that you will need to back these up seperately.



5 If you didn't selecdt the check box all projects will be backed up and then Backup Complete message box will appear.



6 Browse to the location where the you chose to backup your application and you will see your application backups as a .ctz file.